There are so many paintings from many artists that you have been seen but only a few in one of them became famous. As you can see, in every year, there are a million artists show their pictures but they can not make history or become a legend. Hereafter is the 5 most famous paintings in the world :
1. Mona Lisa – Leonardo da Vinci. The most famous painting in the world is the main attraction of the Louvre museum in Paris! Leonardo da Vinci painted it from the year 1503 or 1504 till shortly before he died in 1519.
2. The Last Supper – Leonardo da Vinci. It rather covers the back wall of the dining hall at Santa Maria delle Grazie monastery in Milan, Italy. The painting depicts the scene of The Last Supper of Jesus with his disciples. Seeing this masterpiece in the small monastery is truly one of the best attractions Milan has to offer.
3. The Creation Of Adam – Michelangelo. The Creation Of Adam was painted by Michelangelo between 1508 and 1512, it is in the scenes from the book of Genesis painted on the center of the ceiling of the chapel.
4. Starry Night – Vincent van Gogh. Starry Night is well known paintings in modern culture. The painting is part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The painting was the inspiration for the song “Vincent” by Don McLean.
5. The Scream – Edvard Munch. The most famous piece by Edvard Munch, painted around 1893. It was painted using oil and pastel on cardboard. This frightening painting is on display at The National Gallery, Oslo, Norway.
Hoping that through these famous paintings you can see the beauty of the art and have more knowledge about this area.