Art Genres Famous American realism Paintings

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List of famous American realism paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The American realism 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 American realism paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the American realism period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

This list is made up of many different pieces, including Both Members of This Club and Polo at Lakewood.

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous American realism paintings?” and “What are examples of American realism paintings?”
Blue Morning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous American realism Paintings
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Blue Morning (1909) is a painting by American realist artist George Wesley Bellows. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: George Bellows

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Ashcan School, American realism

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Both Members of This Club is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous American realism Paintings
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Both Members of This Club (1909) is an oil on canvas painting by American artist George Bellows. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: George Bellows

Subject: Boxing

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: American realism

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Club Night is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous American realism Paintings
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Club Night (1907) is an oil on canvas painting by American artist George Bellows. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: George Bellows

Subject: Boxing

Genres (Art): Genre art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: American realism

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Dempsey and Firpo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous American realism Paintings
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Dempsey and Firpo (1924) is an oil on canvas painting by American artist George Bellows. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: George Bellows

Subject: Jack Dempsey vs. Luis Ángel Firpo, Boxing

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: American realism

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