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Painting by Famous Artists

When it comes to art, the statement “the beauty is belonged to the beholder” is an absolute truth.  However, some artist defined boundaries of cultures, languages and religions.  Their works are celebrated thru out the world.   However, the recent advance civilization and wealth of the European have accelerated the value of some of the European artists.  In today’s world, everything is valued by the $ and these painting, see below, have capture the imagination of many by their worth in $.   Certainly some of the famous artworks produced by non-European artists may never received the $ as much as the Western artists do; this doesn’t mean they are less in value or in quality.   Below are some of the painting by famous artists.

sistine chapel ceiling by Michealngelo

Sistine Chapel Ceiling by Michelangelo

Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)
Also known as Michelangelo, he was an Italian Renaissance artist. He is often considered a contender for the title of the archetypal Renaissance man, alongside Leonardo da Vinci, Sistine Chapel ceiling, Creation of Adam, The Last Judgment, Doni Tondo, The Torment of Saint Anthony, The Conversion of Saul. David, Pietà and Bacchus

the mona lisa by Leonardo da Vinci

The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Da Vinci was someone who was skilled and knowledgeable in many, many subjects, including science, mathematics, music, and most importantly, art. He was the epitome of a Renaissance man if there never was one.  The Last Supper, Mona Lisa, Vitruvian Man, The Baptism of Christ, Annunciation, Lady with an Ermine, Ginevra de’ Benci, Adoration of the Magi and St. Jerome in the Wilderness

Van Gouh Self Portrait

Van Gouh Self Portrait


The Starry Night by Vincent

The Starry Night by Vincent van Gough

Vincent Willem van Gogh (1853-1890)
Vincent van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist artist whose works carried lots of influence on 20th century art due to their portrayal of colors and emotions.
The Starry Night, Sunflowers, Starry Night Over the Rhone, Irises, The Potato Eaters, Yellow House, Café Terrace at Night, The Red Vineyard and Outskirts of Paris.

The Absinth Drinker by Picasso

The Absinth Drinker by Picasso

Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)
Camille Pissarro was a French Impressionist painter. He was an important contributor to both Impressionism and Post-Impressionism during his time.
Two Women Chatting By The Sea, Le chemin, Jallais Hill, Pontoise, Old Chelsea Bridge, London. The garden of Pontoise and The Côte des Bœufs at L’Hermitage


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