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What a Wonderful World #5, Wonders of the Art World

Aiming to the wonderful reception and appreciation of our series, and previous post Wonders of Ancient World here is yet another sequel to the chain of What a Wonderful World series. Our today’s post in the series Wonders of the Art World, features some of the most magnificent, unique and enormously famous paintings and art works by most brilliant artists of all times. All of these masterpieces of art have a magic of their own that works on every eye that looks at them and consumes this magic. These paintings not only show the expertise and creativity of the artists, but have also been sending out great messages to the whole world since ages. Each painting has been featured along with its maker, the time when it was made and the place where it is kept nowadays. Enjoy this post and let us know of your valuable comments!

Mona Lisa

Leonardo da Vinci, 1504 to 1519 (The Louvre Museum Paris, France)

The Last Supper

Leonardo da Vinci 1495 to 1498 (Monastery of Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan)

The Starry Night

Vincent van Gogh, 1889 (Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Creation of Adam

Michelangelo, 1508 to 1512 (Sistine Chapel, Vatican City)

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Johannes Vermeer, 1665 (Mauritshuis Gallery, The Hague, Netherlands)

The Scream

Edvard Munch,  1893 (The National Gallery of Norway, Norway)

The Night Watch

Rembrandt van Rijn, 1642 (Rijks Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

The Son of Man

René Magritte, 1964 (Private Collection)

Guernica

Pablo Picasso, 1937 (The Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain)

Whistler’s Mother

James McNeill Whistler, 1871 (Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France)

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