The Greatest Famous Naturalist Paintings

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List of famous Naturalism paintings, ranked by user votes with pictures of the art when available. The Naturalism period was a cultural awakening in the art world, so it's no surprise it produced some of the most historic paintings in the history of the world. The works of art listed below are some of the most popular Naturalism paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the Naturalism period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

Pieces on this list include Joan of Arc and Les Foins. Featuring works from naturalistic artists and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, “What are the most famous Naturalism paintings?” and “What are examples of Naturalism paintings?”


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    Les Foins
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    Les Foins (1877) is a painting by French artist Jules Bastien-Lepage.
    • Artist: Jules Bastien-Lepage
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Naturalism
  • Biergarten at Brannenburg
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    Biergarten at Brannenburg (1894) is a painting by German artist Max Liebermann.
    • Artist: Max Liebermann
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Naturalism
  • All Souls' Day
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    All Souls' Day (c 1882) is a painting by French artist Jules Bastien-Lepage.
    • Artist: Jules Bastien-Lepage
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Naturalism
  • La Paye des moissoinneurs
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    La Paye des moissoinneurs (1882) is a painting by French artist Léon Augustin Lhermitte.
    • Artist: Léon Augustin Lhermitte
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Naturalism