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The Greatest Works of Famous Post-Impressionist Art

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

Pieces include everything from The Starry Night to The Boating Party.

If you want to know, "What is Post-Impressionism art?" or "What are examples of Post-Impressionism art?" then this list will answer your questions.
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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
    • Artist: Vincent van Gogh
    • Genres (Art): Landscape art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism
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    An Old Man Putting Dry Rice on the Hearth (1881) is a painting by Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh....  more
    • Artist: Vincent van Gogh
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Drawing
    • Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism
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    "At the Moulin Rouge, The Dance" (1890) is a painting by French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec....  more
    • Artist: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism
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    "At the Rat Mort" (1899) is a painting by French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec....  more
    • Artist: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Post-Impressionism
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