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Masterpiece paintings

Every artist has one masterpiece, his or her ultimate work. Each of these paintings have become famous pieces of art and are known all over the world. This list contains the masterpiece of each famous painter.

Masterpiece painting Title Artist Year
Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci Mona Lisa Leonardo da Vinci c. 1503–1519
The Starry Night, Vincent van Gogh The Starry Night Vincent van Gogh 1889
Guernica, Pablo Picasso Guernica Pablo Picasso 1937
The Night Watch, Rembrandt van Rijn The Night Watch Rembrandt van Rijn 1642
The Persistence of Memory - Salvador Dalí The Persistence of Memory Salvador Dalí 1931
The Creation of Adam - Michelangelo The Creation of Adam Michelangelo Buonarroti c. 1511
Impression, Sunrise - Claude Monet Impression, Sunrise Claude Monet 1872
Las Meninas - Diego Velázquez Las Meninas Diego Velázquez 1656
The School of Athens - Raphael The School of Athens Raphael 1509–1510
Girl with a Pearl Earring - Johannes Vermeer Girl with a Pearl Earring Johannes Vermeer c 1665
The Scream - Edvard Munch The Scream Edvard Munch 1893
Luncheon of the Boating Party, Pierre-Auguste Renoir Luncheon of the Boating Party Pierre-Auguste Renoir 1880-1881
Nighthawks - Edward Hopper Nighthawks Edward Hopper 1942
The Fighting Temeraire - William Turner The Fighting Temeraire William Turner 1839