Famous Spanish Renaissance Paintings

List of famous Spanish Renaissance paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The Spanish Renaissance 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 Spanish Renaissance paintings, so most of the artist's names who created these works will be very recognizable. Renowned paintings from the Spanish Renaissance period are showcased in museums all around the world, so save yourself an expensive vacation by simply scrolling through this list.

List pieces range from Laocoön to Saint Martin and the Beggar.

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

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    Laocoön
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    • Artist: El Greco
    • Subject: Laocoön
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Spanish Renaissance
  • Saint Martin and the Beggar
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    • Artist: El Greco
    • Subject: Martin of Tours
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Spanish Renaissance
  • The Adoration of the Shepherds
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    • Artist: El Greco
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Mannerism, Spanish Renaissance
  • St. Luke Painting the Icon of the Virgin
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    • Artist: El Greco
    • Subject: Luke the Evangelist
    • Genres (Art): Religious image, Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Spanish Renaissance