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The Most Amazing Pieces of Artwork Ever Made 

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Updated February 23, 2020 60.7k votes 3.5k voters 271.6k views 180 items

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 This is a CrowdRanked List of the most fantastic pieces of art ever made. While art is most definitely subjective, these are pieces that few can argue about and have withstood the test of time and changing cultural tastes. Make your own list and rank the artwork you think is the best, or just make a list to add an item you think is missing.
Sistine Chapel ceiling ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Amazing Pieces of Artwork Ever Made
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Artist: Michelangelo

Art Form: Fresco

Period / Movement: High Renaissance

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The School of Athens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Amazing Pieces of Artwork Ever Made
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Artist: Raphael

Subject: Ancient Greece

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Fresco, Painting

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The Last Supper is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Amazing Pieces of Artwork Ever Made
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Artist: Leonardo da Vinci

Subject: Jesus Christ

Genres (Art): Christian art, History painting

Art Form: Mural

Period / Movement: High Renaissance, Italian Renaissance, Renaissance

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The Starry Night is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Amazing Pieces of Artwork Ever Made
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Artist: Vincent van Gogh

Subject: Saint-Rémy-de-Provence

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism

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