Art Genres List of Famous Abstract Art Paintings

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List of the most famous abstract art paintings in the world, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The popular abstract art paintings on this list are considered to be some of the most recognizable works of art on the planet, so save yourself a trip to the museum and check out this artwork from the comfort of your own home. abstract art is an extremely important genre in the art world, so it's no surprise that some of the most recognizable fall under the abstract art genre. You can find additional information about these well-known paintings by clicking on the names of the pieces.

Items on this list include The Scream and No. 5, 1948

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of abstract art paintings?" and "What are the most famous abstract art paintings?"

"0 through 9" (1961) is a painting by American artist Jasper Johns. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Jasper Johns

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Abstract expressionism

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"0 through 9" (1960) is a painting by American artist Jasper Johns. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Jasper Johns

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Abstract expressionism

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Arithmetic Composition is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Paintings
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Arithmetic Composition (1929-1930) is a painting by Dutch artist Theo van Doesburg. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Theo van Doesburg

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: De Stijl

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Autumn Stream 1 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Abstract Art Paintings
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Artist: Wucius Wong

Subject: Landscape art

Genres (Art): Abstract art

Art Form: Painting

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