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List of famous Blue Period artwork, listed alphabetically with photos when available. The Blue Period 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 Blue Period art pieces, so art enthusiasts will likely recognize the names of the famous artists who created these pieces. These renowned pieces of Blue Period 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 Blue Period art. In the chance that pictures of these historic Blue Period works of art aren't available, you can click on the name of the piece for more information.

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Artist: Pablo Picasso

Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period

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Femme aux Bras Croisés is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Blue Period Artwork
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Femme aux Bras Croisés, is a painting by Pablo Picasso done in 1902 during his Blue Period. The subject of the painting is unknown, but she may be an inmate of the Saint-Lazare hospital-prison in Paris. In her book Pablo Picasso, Antonina Vallentin devotes a great deal of time to writing about the haunting qualities of this painting. She describes her views of the subject as an inmate, who recently attempted suicide and now carries the blank but menacing stare of those unfortunates who found themselves at Saint-Lazare during the early 1900s. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Pablo Picasso

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period

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Les Noces de Pierrette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Blue Period Artwork
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Les Noces de Pierrette is a painting by the Spanish artist and sculptor, Pablo Picasso. Painted in 1905, during Picasso's Blue Period; a time when the artist faced poverty and depression following the suicide of his friend Carlos Casagemas in 1901. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Pablo Picasso

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Picasso's Rose Period, Picasso's Blue Period

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Portrait of Angel Fernández de... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Blue Period Artwork
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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 on Wikipedia

Artist: Pablo Picasso

Subject: Canvas, Oil paint

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Picasso's Blue Period

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