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

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    The Scream, Madonna, Vampire

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

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    Isle of the Dead

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

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

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

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    Eugène Carrière

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    Elena Gorokhova

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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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    Tranquility, Sonata of the Spring, Cycle Winter

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    added by ElijahKaganer Mikhail Nesterov Tolstoy, Beyond the Volga, Annunciation

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    added by ElijahKaganer Guests from Overseas, Buddha the Conqueror, Saint Panteleimon the Healer ...

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    new! & added by ElijahKaganer Breton Women in the Meadow, Iron Bridges at Asnières, Still Life ...

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

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

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

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

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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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    Louis Welden Hawkins

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

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    Léon Spilliaert

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    Hugo Simberg The Wounded Angel

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    Edgar Maxence

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    Ludwig Fahrenkrog

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    Davide Calandra

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    Lugné-Poe

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    Božidar Jakac

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    Franz Sedlacek

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    The Weeping Venus, Spring, The Red Jacket

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    Composition with Red Arrow

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