The world is full with some amazing and interesting works of art. The paintings, sculptures and other things reflect the beauty of a country’s cultures and traditions. I don’t think there will be any country that is left without these marvelous works of art. Let us see the top 10 most famous works of art in the world.[ Related: Top 10 Most Famous Paintings in the World ]
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- 10. Rembrandt– Self Portrait with Two Circles:
- 9. Chauvet Cave Paintings:
- 8. Cézanne–Mont Sainte Victoire:
- 7. Parthenon Sculptures:
- 6. Picasso–Guernica:
- 5. The Scream–Edvard Munch:
- 4. Mona Lisa–Leonardo da Vinci:
- 3. The Last Supper–Leonardo da Vinci:
- 2. The Thinker–Auguste Rodin:
- 1. Starry Night–Vincent van Gogh:
10. Rembrandt– Self Portrait with Two Circles:
It tracks its history back from 1665-9. Rembrandt is a beautiful portrait with two circles and can be regarded as the masterpiece of moral scrutiny of ancient times. At first glimpse it gives a look of something terrifying but the artist has created it beautifully and amazingly.
9. Chauvet Cave Paintings:
Chauvet Cave Paintings are about 30, 000 years old. These portrait the lifestyle of humans and animals of that time. The paintings are known to belong to the Homo sapiens times and are truly a result of intelligent work of art.
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8. Cézanne–Mont Sainte Victoire:
This tracks its history from1902-4. The broken vision of Cezanne is a sparkling array of reconsideration and hesitation. It reflects the highest level of beauty and marvel of ancient times. Thus we can name it one of the most famous works of art.
7. Parthenon Sculptures:
This is tracking its history back from447-442 BC. It is actually a long marble frieze with broken colossal statues. The carving of centaurs is extremely beautiful and eye-catching.
Picasso-Guernica came into being in 1937. This painting reflects the protest of Picasso against the bombing of Guernica. That time was also regarded as the Basque time when the Hitler’s air force conducted a Civil War in Spain.
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5. The Scream–Edvard Munch:
This can be named as one of the most famous pieces of Edvard Munch. It was painted back in 18th century. They say this painting was originated in 1893. The painting was beautified with the help of oil and pastel on cardboard. It is kept in display at The National Gallery, Oslo, Norway.
4. Mona Lisa–Leonardo da Vinci:
Mona Lisa is one of the most famous works of art. This painting is kept in the Louvre museum in Paris. It is being viewed by millions of people every year. Leonardo da Vinci painted it in 1503 before his death in 1519.
3. The Last Supper–Leonardo da Vinci:
The Last Supper is a presentation of Leonardo da Vinci. This famous and amazing painting is not showcased in any museum but is present on the wall of the dining hall at Santa Maria delle Grazie monastery in Milan, Italy. This painting was painted in 15th century.
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2. The Thinker–Auguste Rodin:
The Thinker is a marvelous bronze sculpture, showcasing a nud-e man’s picture who is sitting on a rock with his chin that rests on one hand. The concept was presented and made alive by Auguste Rodin. This work was presented during 1880 and is now kept in museum.
1. Starry Night–Vincent van Gogh:
Starry Night-Vincent van Gogh is a presentation of Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh. He created this piece in 1889. This is a marvelous painting and has been viewed by trillions of people so far. It is kept in the Museum of Modern Art in New York.