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The Greatest Works of Classicist Art

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List of famous Classicism artwork, listed alphabetically with photos when available. The Classicism movement was an awakening in the world of art, producing new types of paintings and sculptures that the world had never seen before. This is a list of the most popular Classicism art pieces, so art enthusiasts will likely recognize the names of the famous artists who created these pieces. These renowned pieces of Classicism artwork are showcased in museums all over the world, so if you can't afford an expensive vacation then this list is a great substitute for seeing fine Classicism art. In the chance that pictures of these historic Classicism works of art aren't available, you can click on the name of the piece for more information.

List is made up of pieces like The Coronation of Napoleon and The Return of Marcus Sextus.

If you want to know, "What is Classicism art?" or "What are examples of Classicism art?" then this list will answer your questions.
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    "Winter, or The Flood" (c. 1660-1664) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin. This is one of four paintings in Poussin's The Seasons series....  more
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: Flood, Last Judgment
    • Genres (Art): History painting, Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Classicism
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    The Seven Sacraments: Baptism (c. 1642) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin...  more
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: Baptism, Sacraments of the Catholic Church
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Classicism
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    The Seven Sacraments: Ordination

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    The Seven Sacraments: Ordination (1637-1640) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin....
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: Sacraments of the Catholic Church, Priesthood
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Classicism
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    The Seven Sacraments: Confirmation

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    The Seven Sacraments: Confirmation (1637-1640) is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin....
    • Artist: Nicolas Poussin
    • Subject: Sacraments of the Catholic Church, Confirmation
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Classicism
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