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The Best De Stijl Paintings

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

This is a list that features pieces like Counter-Composition VIII and Composition VII (The Three Graces).

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous De Stijl paintings?” and “What are examples of De Stijl paintings?”
  • Contra-Composition with Dissonances XVI
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    • Artist: Theo van Doesburg
    • Genres (Art): Abstract art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: De Stijl
  • Simultaneous Counter-Composition
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    • Artist: Theo van Doesburg
    • Genres (Art): Abstract art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: De Stijl
  • Pure Painting
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    • Artist: Theo van Doesburg
    • Genres (Art): Abstract art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: De Stijl
  • Composition I (Still life)
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    • Artist: Theo van Doesburg
    • Genres (Art): Abstract art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: De Stijl