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Famous Blue Period Paintings

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

List pieces include Self-Portrait, The Actor and many more.

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Blue Period paintings?” and “What are examples of Blue Period paintings?”
  • The Old Guitarist
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    • Artist: Pablo Picasso
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period
  • Femme aux Bras Croisés
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    • Artist: Pablo Picasso
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period
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    The Actor
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    • Artist: Pablo Picasso
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period
  • The Blue Room
    Photo: user uploaded image
    • Artist: Pablo Picasso
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period