TOP 10 MOST FAMOUS DUTCH PAINTERS OF ALL TIME

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10 famous Dutch painters

There has been a time in history that the Netherlands played a major role in the world. We call this, for the Netherlands at least, the Golden Age. It is around this time that the craft, trade and also the art flourished in the Netherlands, and many famous (and nowadays peperdure) artworks from this period, from the hands of Masters who lived in this time. Think of Rembrandt van Rijn and Jan Steen, for example.

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TOP 10 MOST FAMOUS WORKS BY ANDY WARHOL

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Top 10 Famous Works by Andy Warhol

With his portraits of world stars and paintings of everyday objects, Andy Warhol became one of the best-known artists of the twentieth century. Warhol was unique in the art world because he did not want to keep his work exclusive, but chose to make a massive amount of copies. In his works, he combines painting, silk screening, photography and digital art, making each painting a unique look.Curious about the best that Warhol has to offer? Here are the 10 best works by Andy Warhol.

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TOP 10 BEST AND FAMOUS CLASSIC ITALIAN PAINTERS

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Top 10 Famous Classic Italian Painters

Ask anybody to name five famous painters and there is always an Italian artist in between. And that is not for nothing. The best painters in the world have come from Italy for centuries, mainly due to the Renaissance. During this period between the fourteenth and sixteenth century art and culture were at the center of society, mainly in Rome , Florence and Venice . Italy has hundreds of talented painters, but these are the 10 best classical Italian painters you must know.

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TOP 10 MOST FAMOUS AND BEST WORKS BY MC ESCHER

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Top 10 Famous and best Works by MC Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher was a graphic artist who can perform among the most famous artists and artists from the Netherlands. The works of MC Escher are internationally renowned for their surrealistic performances. The artist works with geometric shapes and creates images that transcend reality.Whether he works with woodcuts, lithographs or pencils: his work is world-renowned. Here are the ten most famous works by MC Escher.

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TOP 10 MOST EXPENSIVE BOOKS EVER SOLD AT AUCTION

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TOP 10 MOST EXPENSIVE BOOKS EVER SOLD AT AUCTION

If you want to buy a book, go to a bookstore or buy the book through an online shop. Then you usually lose a few to a few tens. But did you know that books were also sold for millions of dollars? Of course, these are not the standard books of this time. No, these are books with world-famous titles, which are already ancient. These are the original copies, the first-printed books and / or books with little of (remaining), mostly written by world-renowned writers or made by artists. These are the top 10 most expensive books ever sold at auction. On some books after they are still (newly printed) for sale at the store, but so for slightly less money!)

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TOP 10 MOST FAMOUS ICONIC PAINTINGS BY PABLO PICASSO

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Top 10 Most Iconic Paintings by Pablo Picasso

The Spanish Pablo Picasso is known for its expertise in many different areas. The artist was familiar with painting, sculptures, ceramics, graphic arts and simple work with pen and paper. Yet, it’s his paintings with which he became world famous. His painting has different periods in which his style and artistic vision has always changed. This variation shows above all how diverse Picasso’s talent was. The 10 most iconic paintings of Pablo Picasso can be found here.

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TOP 10 MOST EXPENSIVE PAINTINGS EVER SOLD

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TOP 10 MOST EXPENSIVE PAINTINGS EVER SOLD

This top 10 list contains the most expensive paintings ever sold at auction or through private sales.That does not mean that it is the most famous paintings . These are in fact owned by museums and are sold very rarely. The painting estimated to be the highest value is Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Mona Lisa’. This painting is located in the Louvre in Paris and is valued at $ 790,000,000. The very first painting ever sold to auction on a lot of money is a Dutch painting, “The Vase with Fifteen Sunflowers” by Vincent van Gogh . This sale took place in the year 1987 for an amount of $ 83.6 million. Then there were many expensive sales on auctions. In recent years there are more and more famous old paintings for a huge amount to new owners. They pay hundreds of millions of dollars.

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TOP 10 MOST FAMOUS PAINTINGS BY PIET MONDRIAAN

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Top 10 Most famous paintings by Piet Mondriaan

With his abstract images and the use of primary colors, Piet Mondriaan has become a pioneer in the world of abstract art. The painter is next to Rembrandt and van Gogh , one of the biggest artists known to the Netherlands . Mondrian wanted to revolutionize the art world with his movement De Stijl. His work provided inspiration for all modern creatures who wanted to create something unique with a simple style. From architect to graphic designer: Piet Mondriaan is an inspiration for many artists. Here you will find the 10 most famous works by Piet Mondriaan.

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