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List of the most famous animal painting paintings in the world, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. You might also enjoy famous landscape paintings and times life imitated art. The popular animal painting paintings on this list are considered to be some of the most recognizable works of art on the planet, so save yourself a trip to the museum and check out this artwork from the comfort of your own home. animal painting is an extremely important genre in the art world, so it's no surprise that some of the most recognizable fall under the animal painting genre. You can find additional information about these well-known paintings by clicking on the names of the pieces.

This list is made up of different items, including A Horse Frightened by a Lion and The Little Blue Horse.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of animal painting paintings?" and "What are the most famous animal painting paintings?"

A Horse Frightened by a Lion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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A Horse Frightened by a Lion (1770) is a painting by British artist George Stubbs. ...more

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Artist: George Stubbs

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

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The World Cow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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"The World Cow" (1913) is a painting by German Expressionist painter Franz Marc. ...more

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Artist: Franz Marc

Subject: Cattle

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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A Lion Attacking a Horse is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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A Lion Attacking a Horse (1765) is a painting by British artist George Stubbs ...more

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Artist: George Stubbs

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

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Allegory of War is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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Allegory of War (c. 1640s) is a painting by Flemish artist Jan Brueghel the Younger. ...more

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Artist: Jan Brueghel the Younger

Genres (Art): Allegory, Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Baroque

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Deer in the Forest is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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"Deer in the Forest" (1913) is a painting by German Expressionist artist Franz Marc. ...more

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Artist: Franz Marc

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

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Donkey Frieze is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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"Donkey Frieze" (1911) is a painting by German Expressionist painter Franz Marc. ...more

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Artist: Franz Marc

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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Ducks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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"Ducks" (c. 1880-1904) is a painting by Dutch artist Willem Maris. ...more

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Artist: Willem Maris

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Hague School

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Yellow Cow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Animal Paintings
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"Yellow Cow" (1911) is a painting by German Expressionist painter Franz Marc. ...more

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Artist: Franz Marc

Subject: Cattle

Genres (Art): Animal Painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: German Expressionism

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