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

Pieces here include everything from Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue I to Ocean Park No. 38.

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Color Field paintings?” and “What are examples of Color Field paintings?”

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Green and Maroon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings
Green and Maroon Mark Rothko

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Green and Tangerine on Red is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings

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Ocean Park No. 38 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings
Ocean Park No. 38 Richard Diebenkorn

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Ochre and Red on Red is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings
Ochre and Red on Red Mark Rothko

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Orange and Red on Red is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings
Orange and Red on Red Mark Rothko

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Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow an... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Color Field Paintings