Art Genres List of Famous Landscape Art Paintings

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List of the most famous landscape art paintings in the world, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The popular landscape 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. landscape art is an extremely important genre in the art world, so it's no surprise that some of the most recognizable fall under the landscape art genre. You can find additional information about these well-known paintings by clicking on the names of the pieces.

This list is made up of different items, including The Starry Night and Water Lilies

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

A Bigger Grand Canyon is a series of sixty paintings by British artist David Hockney. Each canvas forms one part of a collage (five rows of twelve canvases) of a bigger painting of the Grand Canyon. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: David Hockney

Subject: Grand Canyon

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

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A Gorge in the Mountains is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Landscape Art Paintings
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"A Gorge in the Mountains" (1862) is a painting by Sanford Robinson Gifford. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Sanford Robinson Gifford

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Luminism

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A House on the Spanish Country... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Landscape Art Paintings
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"A House oN the Spanish Countryside" (c. 1872-1874) is a painting by Spanish artist Mariano Fortuny y Carbo. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Marià Fortuny

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

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A Meadow in the Mountains: Le ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Landscape Art Paintings
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A Meadow in the Mountains: Le Mas de Saint-Paul was painted by Vincent van Gogh in 1889. In May 1889 Van Gogh voluntarily entered the asylum of St. Paul near Saint-Rémy in Provence. There Van Gogh had access to an adjacent cell he used as his studio. He was initially confined to the immediate asylum grounds and painted the world he saw from his room, such as ivy covered trees, lilacs, and irises of the garden. Through the open bars Van Gogh could also see an enclosed wheat field, subject of many paintings at Saint-Rémy. As he ventured outside of the asylum walls, he painted the wheat fields, olive groves, and cypress trees of the surrounding countryside, which he saw as "characteristic of ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Vincent van Gogh

Genres (Art): Landscape art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism

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