The most famous paintings

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THE MOST FAMOUS PAINTINGS

THE MOST FAMOUS PAINTINGSUna Sabljakovi

MONA LISA

Leonardo da Vinci

Louvre museuminParis

Painted from 1503 or 1504 till 1519

The best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world"

THE LAST SUPPER

Covers the back wall of the dining hall at Santa Maria delle Grazie monasteryin Milan

Painted in the late 15th century

Represents the scene ofThe Last SupperofJesuswith his disciplesLeonardo da Vinci

THE CREATION OF ADAM

Michelangelo

Located on the ceiling ofThe Sistine Chapel in Vatican City

Painted between 1508 and 1512

STARRY NIGHTVincent van Gogh

Painted in 1889

Part of thepermanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York

Vincent van Gogh

THE SCREAMEdvard Munch

Painted around 1893

On display atThe National Gallery, Oslo

THE PERSISTENCE OF MEMORYSalvador Dali

Painted in 1931

Inspired by Albert EinsteinsTheory of Relativity

GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRINGJohannes Vermeer

The Dutch Mona Lisa

Completed around 1665

On display in the Mauritshuis Gallery in the Hague

THE NIGHT WATCHRembrandt van Rijn

Completed in 1642

On display at theRijks museum in Amsterdam

Rembrandt van Rijn

GUERNICAPablo Picasso

Completed in 1937

Inspired by the bombing of Guernica in Spain during the Spanish Civil War

On permanent display inMuseo Reina Sofa,Madrid

Pablo Picasso

Self-Portrait without BeardVincent van Gogh

The most notable portrait because it's one of the few that depicts him without a beard

One of the most expensive paintings ever sold

THE BIRTH OF VENUSSandro Botticelli

Created around 148587

The painting is held in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence

WATER LILIESClaude Monet

A series of approximately 250 oil paintings

The paintings depict Monets own flower garden at Giverny

THREE MUSICIANSPablo Picasso

Two similar collage and oil paintings

Completed in 1921 in Fontainebleau near Paris

One version is currently owned by the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York Citythe other is found in the Philadelphia Museum of Art

THE KISSGustav Klimtbetween

Painted between 1907 and 1908

Belvedere museum in the Belvedere palace, Vienna