Artwork Famous History Paintings from the Romanticism Movement

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List of the most popular history paintings from the romanticism movement, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The romanticism period was an extremely important awakening in the world of art, so it's not surprising that many historic history paintings were created during that time. Renowned romanticism movement history paintings are highly sought after, so if you want to add one to your collection you better start saving now. Click on the names of the famous romanticism movement history painting works to see more information about each one.

This list features items like The Lady of Shalott and The Second of May 1808.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of romanticism history painting works?" and "What is the most famous romanticism history painting work?" (36 items)
Burial of Atala is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous History Paintings from the Romanticism Movement
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"Burial of Atala" (1808) is a painting by Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson. The painting is based on Franois-Ren de Chateaubriand's Atala, a 1801 novel set in 18th century American South. The Muse Girodet (Montargis) owns a 1813 (206.5 x 265.4 cm) version of this painting. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism

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Christ on the Sea of Galilee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous History Paintings from the Romanticism Movement
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Christ on the Sea of Galilee (1854) is a painting by French artist Eugene Delacroix. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Eugène Delacroix

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism

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Clorinda Rescues Olindo und So... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous History Paintings from the Romanticism Movement
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"Clorinda Rescues Olindo und Sophroni" (1856) is a painting by French artist Eugene Delacroix. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Eugène Delacroix

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism

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Episode of the Belgian Revolut... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous History Paintings from the Romanticism Movement
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Episode of the Belgian Revolution of 1830 is an oil painting by romantic painter Egide Charles Gustave Wappers, currently housed in the Muse d'Art Ancien, Brussels. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Egide Charles Gustave Wappers

Subject: Belgian Revolution

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Romanticism

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