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The Greatest Famous Works Art Containing Apples

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List of famous Apple art, listed alphabetically with pictures of the artwork when available. This list includes examples of historic Apple paintings, sculptures and any other forms of art. These are all popular Apple works by famous or notable artists, so you'll most likely recognize the majority of artists on this list. Though the years Apple has been a reoccurring subject in the world of art, drawing inspiration from renowned artists all around the world If any amazing Apple art pieces are missing, feel free to add them below.

List features items like The Son of Man, The Basket of Apples and more!

If you're looking to answer the question, "What is an example of Apple art?" then this list will be of use to you.
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    The Basket of Apples is a still life oil painting by French artist Paul Cézanne. It belongs to the Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. The piece is often noted for its disjointed perspective. It has been described as a balanced composition due to its unbalanced parts; the tilted bottle, the incline of the basket, and the foreshortened lines of the cookies mesh with the lines of the tablecloth. Additionally, the right side of the tabletop is not in the same plane as the left side, as if the image simultaneously reflects two viewpoints. Paintings such as this helped form a bridge between Impressionism and Cubism....  more
    • Artist: Paul Cézanne
    • Subject: Apple
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Cubism, Impressionism
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    The Son of Man is a 1964 painting by the Belgian surrealist painter René Magritte. Magritte painted it as a self-portrait. The painting consists of a man in an overcoat and a bowler hat standing in front of a low wall, beyond which is the sea and a cloudy sky. The man's face is largely obscured by a hovering green apple. However, the man's eyes can be seen peeking over the edge of the apple. Another subtle feature is that the man's left arm appears to bend backwards at the elbow. About the painting, Magritte said: At least it hides the face partly well, so you have the apparent face, the apple, hiding the visible but hidden, the face of the person. It's something that happens constantly....  more
    • Artist: René Magritte
    • Subject: Apple
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Surrealism
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    The Three Graces is an oil painting by Italian painter Raphael, housed in the Musée Condé of Chantilly, France. The date of origin has not been positively determined, though it seems to have been painted at some point after his arrival to study with Pietro Perugino in about 1500, possibly 1503-1505. According to James Patrick in 2007's Renaissance and Reformation, the painting represents the first time that Raphael had depicted the nude female form in front and back views....  more
    • Artist: Raphael
    • Subject: Charites, Apple
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: High Renaissance
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    • Artist: Claude Monet
    • Subject: Grape, Apple
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Impressionism
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