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Famous Blue Period Paintings

Updated June 8, 2017 0 votes 1 voters 3.7k views8 items

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?”
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    The Death of Casagemas

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      • Portrait of Angel Fernández de Soto is a portrait by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso completed in 1903 during his Blue Period. The oil painting depicts Picasso's friend and fellow painter, Angel Fernandez de Soto, in a bar with a glass of absinthe. The painting was previously owned by musical theatre composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. On 23 June 2010, the painting was sold at auction for £34.7 million....  more
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          The Actor

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          The Actor is a 1904 painting by Spanish painter Pablo Picasso, one of the most recognized figures in 20th-century art....  more
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