Famous paintings in MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art, New York City

Here’s a selection of 20th century famous paintings at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), in New York City. Including works of art by Picasso, Magritte, Klimt, Matisse, Kahlo, and Jackson Pollock. Some of these are hallmarks of modern art, please enjoy!

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Les Demoiselles d’Avignon
(The young women of Avignon) 1907
Artist: Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881-1973

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Girl before a Mirror 1932
Oil on Canvas
Artist:  Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881-1973

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Repose 1908
Oil on Canvas
Artist:  Pablo Picasso
Spanish, 1881-1973

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Self-portrait with Cropped Hair 1940
Oil on canvas
Artist: Frida Kahlo
Mexican, 1907-1954

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Male Model c. 1900
Oil on canvas
Artist: Henri Matisse
French, 1869-1954

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Jacques Lipchitz (Portrait of a Young Man) 1914
Oil on canvas
Artist: Diego Rivera
Mexican, 1886-1957

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Number 1, 1948
Oil and enamel on unprimed canvas
Artist: Jackson Pollock
American, 1912-1956

Giacomo_balla_street_light
Street light c.1911-11
Oil on Canvas
Artist: Giacomo Balla
Italian, 1871-1958

boccioni_dynamism_soccer_player
Dynamism of a Soccer Player
Oil on Canvas
Artist: Umberto Boccioni
Italian painter

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Hope II  1907-08
Oil, gold and platinum on canvas
Artist: Gustav Klimt
Austrian, 1862-1918

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The Palace of Curtains, 3  1928-29
Oil on Canvas
Artist: Rene Magritte
Belgian, 1898-1967

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Apparition  c. 1095
Oil on wood panel
Artist: Odilon Redon
French, 1840-1916

Gauduin_the_moon_and_the_earth
The Moon and the Earth 1893
Oil on Burlap
Artist: Paul Gauguin
French, 1848-1903

Hope you enjoyed the fine Picasso paintings in this museum. I’ll post other great works of art, as I continue visiting the best museums in the world. Enjoy the masterpieces of modern art!

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Famous modern art paintings at Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

After a long visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York), I’ve decided to post some pictures here of famous works of art by painters like Picasso, Dali, Magritte and others that I like. Most of the following are oil on canvas paintings. Some of these may be rare paintings perhaps overshadowed by their more known masterpieces.

picasso_the_dreamer
The dreamer, 1932
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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Mandarin, Fruit Bown and Plaster Arm, 1925
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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Girl asleep at a table, 1936
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

pablo_picasso_nude_standing_by_the_sea
Nude standing by the sea, 1929
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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Self-portrait, 1906
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

picasso_man_with_lollipop
Man with lollipop, 1938
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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Dying bull, 1934
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

picasso_head_of_a_woman
Head of a woman, 1927
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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Gertrude Stein, 1906
Pablo Picasso (1881 – 1973)

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The eternally obvious, 1948
Rene Magritte (1898 – 1967)

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Madonna
Salvador Dali (1904 – 1989)

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The accomodations of desire, 1929
Salvador Dali (1904 – 1989)

salvador_dali_crucifixion
Crucifixion, 1954
Salvador Dali (1904 – 1989)

joan_miro_color_of_my_dreams
This Is the Color of My Dreams, 1925
Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893–1983)

death_of_socrates_jacques_louis_david
The death of Socrates
Jacques-Louis David (1748-1825)

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