Aug
11
2011

Top 10 Most Popular Paintings In The World

Painting is an art and many people from all over the world attracts toward the beautiful paintings from very famous artists. Some of below paintings were done hundreds of years ago, but still those are very famous and people still love them. If you are looking for most popular paintings please have a look…

10. From the Lake – By Georgia O’Keefe

From the Lake - Painted by Georgia O’Keefe

This beautiful and most popular painting in the world was done by Georgia O’Keefe. It was completed when she was spending most of her time near Lake George in New York in the early 1900s.

9. The Persistence of Memory – By Salvador

The Persistence of Memory - By Salvador

The Persistence of Memory is still one of the best piece of art done by Salvador Dali. It was done in 1931 and was presented in New York.

8. The Dream – By Pablo Picasso

The Dream - By Pablo Picasso

The Dream is one of his best work done by Pablo Picasso. Pablo is also famous as pioneer of the contemporary art .

7. Corner of the Garden at Montgeron – By Claude Monet

Corner of the Garden at Montgeron - By Claude Monet

This amazing painting in the world was done in 1877. The painting was created at the corner of the garden in Montgeron.

6. Café Terrace at Night – By Vincent Van Gogh

Café Terrace at Night - By Vincent Van Gogh

This painting was done by Van Gogh to represent the beauty of a certain café in Arles, France especially by the terrace of the café.


5. Girl with a Pearl Earring – By Jan Vermeer

Girl with a Pearl Earring - By Jan Vermeer

The painting has been done majestically as it lacks a background and puts more focus on the girl rather than other aspects of the painting. Her tears most likely show her joy to being married and the pearl earrings a gift from her groom.

4. Luncheon of the Boating Party – By Pierre Auguste Renoir

Luncheon of the Boating Party - By Pierre Auguste Renoir

The Luncheon simply shows the life style of the middle class towards the close of the 19th century.

3. The Kiss – By Gustav Klimt

The Kiss - By Gustav Klimt

The Kiss which was done by Gustav Klimt. The beautiful paining was completed in 1907.

2. Starry Night – By Vincent Van Gogh

Starry Night - By Vincent Van Gogh

This beautiful painting was done by Van Gogh has been described by lovers of art as a classic.

1. Mona Lisa – By Leonardo Da Vinci

Mona Lisa - By Leonardo Da Vinci

Undoubtedly, the Mona Lisa is most beautiful and popular painting in the world. It was done by Leonardo Da Vinci. The painting showcases a woman who is staring out towards the viewer with what has been described by critics as “the most enigmatic smile.”

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