The Last Paintings Of Famous Artists

Ever wondered what the last artworks of some of history’s greatest artists looked like? Well if so then you’re in luck because we’ve collected thirty seven final masterpieces from some of the world’s most well-known artists. Compiled by Bored Panda, the list includes work from contemporary artists like Picasso and Matisse to classical masters including Caravaggio and Rafael. Scroll down to find your favorite artist, and don’t forget to vote.

#1 Claude Monet: Water Lilies Murals (1926)

The Grandes Dcorations (1920/26) are a collection or murals that comprise Claude Monet’s last works. They depict his beloved water lilies and he painted them when both his eyesight and health were failing. As his sight worsened due to cataracts, his works turned from fresh, bright colours to blurred visions of heavy browns and reds. He wrote letters to friends, how colors were getting dull, and it was hard to tell them apart, and how he had to label tubes of paint. Monet specified that when he died he wanted to be buried like “a local man,” adding “Above all, remember I want neither flowers nor wreaths. Those are vain honors. It would be a…

Read more: