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The 10 Most Famous Paintings In The World + Where To Find Them

January 21, 2024

The ten most famous paintings in the world are scattered across various museums and institutions. Here are the locations where you can find these iconic artworks:

  1. Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci:
    • Location: Louvre Museum, Paris, France.
  2. Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh:
    • Location: Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA.
  3. The Scream by Edvard Munch:
    • Location: The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway.
  4. The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci:
    • Location: Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan, Italy.
  5. Guernica by Pablo Picasso:
    • Location: Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain.
  6. The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dalí:
    • Location: Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, USA.
  7. The Girl with a Pearl Earring by Johannes Vermeer:
    • Location: Mauritshuis, The Hague, Netherlands.
  8. The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli:
    • Location: Uffizi Gallery, Florence, Italy.
  9. The Night Watch by Rembrandt van Rijn:
    • Location: Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  10. Water Lilies series by Claude Monet:
    • Location: The series is dispersed among various museums, including Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris, France, and the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York, USA.

Since exhibits and artworks can be subject to change due to loans, renovations, or other factors, so it’s advisable to check with the respective museums for the most current information before planning a visit. —Vita Daily


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