List of famous Baroque paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Baroque 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. Make sure to also check out famous Baroque artists and the best Baroque composers. The works of art listed below are some of the most popular Baroque paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the Baroque 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 Banquet Still Life and Ahimelech Giving the Sword of Goliath to David.
This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Baroque paintings?” and “What are examples of Baroque paintings?”
- "Arctic Adventure" (1677) is a painting by Dutch artist Abraham Hondius.... more
- "Banquet Still Life" (1667) is a painting by Abraham van Beyeren.... more
- "Boys Eating Grapes and Melon" (1645-1646) is a painting by Spanish artist Bartolomé Estéban Murillo.... more
- "Brothel Scene" (c. 1645-1650) is a painting by German Baroque painter Nikolaus Knpfer.... more