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List of famous Luminism paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Luminism period was a cultural awakening in the art world, so it's no surprise it produced some of the most historic paintings in the history of the world. The works of art listed below are some of the most popular Luminism paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the Luminism period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

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This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Luminism paintings?” and “What are examples of Luminism paintings?”

Among the Sierra Nevada Mounta... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Luminism Paintings
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Artist: Albert Bierstadt

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Luminism, Hudson River School

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Childe Roland to the Dark Towe... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Luminism Paintings
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Artist: Thomas Moran

Subject: Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Luminism, Hudson River School

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Fiercely the Red Sun Descending / Burned His Way Along the Heavens


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Artist: Thomas Moran

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Luminism


Lake George is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Luminism Paintings
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Artist: John Frederick Kensett

Subject: Lake George

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Luminism, Hudson River School

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