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List of Famous Still Life Paintings

Updated June 14, 2019 191 votes 28 voters 237.9k views98 items

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

Everything from Vase with Fifteen Sunflowers to The Basket of Apples is included below.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of still life paintings?" and "What are the most famous still life paintings?"
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    Roses in a Bowl

    Roses in a Bowl (1881) is a painting by French artist Henri Fantin-Latour....
    • Artist: Henri Fantin-Latour
    • Subject: Rose
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
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    Still Life with a Basket of Fruit and a Bunch of Asparagus

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    "Still Life with a Basket of Fruit and a Bunch of Asparagus" (1630) is a still life painting by French Baroque artist Louisse Moillon....
    • Artist: Louise Moillon
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
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    Wood Tankard and Metal Pitcher

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    Wood Tankard and Metal Pitcher (1880) is a painting by French artist Paul Gauguin....
    • Artist: Paul Gauguin
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
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    Dahlia and Daisies in a Vase

    • Artist: Henri Rousseau
    • Genres (Art): Still life
    • Art Form: Painting
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