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Famous Symbolist Artists, Ranked

List of famous Symbolism artists, with images, bios, and information about their notable works. All the greatest artists associated with the Symbolism movement are included here, along with clickable names for more details on that particular painter or sculptor. These notable Symbolism period artists are organized by popularity, so the best artists are at the top of the list. If you think the best Symbolism artist isn't as high as they should be then be sure to give them an upvote.

Marcel Janco and Edvard Munch are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Symbolism artists?" and "Who are the best Symbolism artists?"

Almost every well-known or influential figure in this movement is listed below. You're able to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. (47 items)

Famous Symbolist Artists, Ranked Artists
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    The Kiss, Danaë, Beethoven Frieze

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    The Scream, Madonna, Vampire

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    Zeus and Semele, Hercules and the Lernaean Hydra, Thracian Girl Carrying ...

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    Self-Portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, Self-Portrait Dedicated ...

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    Tahitian Women on the Beach, L'Allee des Alyscamps, Still Life with Three ...

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    Odilon Redon Ophelia among the Flowers, Portrait of Violette Heymann, Self-portrait

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    The Wheel of Fortune, The Baleful Head, King Cophetua and the Beggar Maid ...

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    Isle of the Dead

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    Guests from Overseas, Buddha the Conqueror, Saint Panteleimon the Healer ...

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    Mikhail Nesterov Tolstoy, Beyond the Volga, Annunciation

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    Fernand Khnopff Portrait of Miss Van der Hecht, Portrait of the violinist Achille ...

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    Six-winged Seraph, Demon Seated in a Garden, Flying Demon

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    Eugène Carrière

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    A Studio at Les Batignolles, Homage to Delacroix, Roses in a Bowl

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    Breton Women in the Meadow, Iron Bridges at Asnières, Still Life ...

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    John Roddam Spencer Stanhope Love and the Maiden, Our Lady of the Water Gate, The Wine Press

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    Alexander Benois

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    Ivan Bilibin

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    Moving House, Alionushka, Knight at the Crossroads

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    St. Cecilia

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    Hope, Clytie, The All-Pervading

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    The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, The Fisherman's Family, In the ...

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    Hugo Simberg The Wounded Angel

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    Tranquility, Sonata of the Spring, Cycle Winter

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    Elena Gorokhova

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    A Housepainter (Self-Portrait), Anemones, Interior (Lorica)

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    Louis Welden Hawkins

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    The Bowman and The Spearman, Svetozar Miletić, Ionel I. C. Bratianu

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    The Weeping Venus, Spring, The Red Jacket

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    The Prayer (Self Portrait), The Sea, Desire and Satisfaction

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    Léon Spilliaert

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    Edgar Maxence

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    Davide Calandra

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    Lugné-Poe

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    Božidar Jakac

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    Léon Bakst

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    Franz Sedlacek

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    Ludwig Fahrenkrog

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    Composition with Red Arrow

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