Western Art – Known Western Artists & Paintings 2


The Mona Lisa.

The Mona Lisa. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Art is all about subjectivity, so I do not claim the following record is exhaustive or totally extensive, but please treat it as a fun solution to find out more about artists you are already aware about, and to possibly find newer and more effective artists you had maybe not been aware of before.

Michelangelo ended up being an Italian Renaissance painter. He was considered by many people to-be one of the keys Renaissance figure as a result of his versatility and knowledge across a wide range of procedures. Michelangelo’s most famous paintings are the Torment of Saint Anthony, Manchester Madonna, Doni Tondo, The Entombment, Battle of Cascina, Leda while the Swan, the very last Judgment, The Martyrdom of St Peter & The Conversion of Saul (1542-50)

Leonardo Da Vinci had been an Italian wizard most commonly known as an artist, sculptor and designer, though he performed really in a multitude of disciplines. Along with Michelangelo, Da Vinci is known to-be one of the more extraordinary music artists of them all with such diversity and high quality acquired over their whole job. Da Vinci most famous paintings include The Adoration associated with Magi, Salai as John the Baptist & Annunciation.

Gustav Klimt was an Austrian painter and a vital person in the Vienna Art Nouveau art scene aswell as a famous Symbolist artist. Klimt produced paintings for the highest order, which he is most beneficial recognized for, plus wall surface murals alongside art mediums. Klimt’s main subject was the feminine human body as shown in some of his most famous works. He is also famous for usage of gold-leaf paint which numerous musicians don’t use often.  Klimt most famous paintings range from the Kiss, Judith & Danaë.

Vincent Van Gogh ended up being a Dutch singer through the Impressionist era and dominant for his contacts to Paul Gauguin and his art collector bro, Theo. He was a pioneer of Expressionism with huge influence on 20th century art, specially on Fauves and German Expressionists. Some of their paintings are now actually among the list of earth’s best-known, hottest and high priced artwork.  Van Gogh most famous paintings feature Sunflowers, Starry Night, Potato Eaters & Van Gogh Self-portraits.

Claude Monet was a creator and key person in French impressionist painting as well as the most popular landscape designers ever, alongside the kind of Van Gogh, Turner & Constable. Impressionism is taken from title of their artwork Impression Sunrise. Claude Monet most famous paintings feature Water Lilies, Japanese Bridge & Camille Monet Portraits.

Pablo Picasso ended up being a Spanish Cubist painter plus one of the very recognized figures in 20th-century art, he is most widely known for co-founding the Cubist action and for the wide selection of designs embodied in the work. Among his most well-known works will be the proto-Cubist Les Demoiselles d’Avignon (1907) and Guernica (1937), their depiction of German bombing of Guernica during the Spanish Civil War.

David Hockney is an English artist, draughtsman, printmaker, phase designer and professional photographer, situated in Yorkshire, great britain, although he also keeps an importance in London. A significant contributor into Pop art action of the sixties, he’s considered the most influential British artists associated with the twentieth-century. David Hockney most well-known paintings consist of l . a . Pool, Garrowby Hill & Malibu.

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  • Jess and Brandon from Watch Me Wander
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    2 March, 2015 at 11:44 am

    Great post. Art is an amazing phenomenon. So full of life and meaning.
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  • Manuel Marino
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    17 March, 2015 at 8:03 am

    Many thanks, Jess and Brandon! Please leave more comments! Appreciating Arts is so important and not so common, today.
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