It's no wonder so many famous artists painted flowers. They just add brightness and light to where ever they are found. Even when most art featured very dark backgrounds and muted colors, artists around the world were painting their versions of flowers, bouquets and blooming plants.
This section of The Famous Artists features famous paintings of flowers where the flowers are the primary subject. There are numerous paintings with flowers in them but here we're going to focus on those where flowers are the star of the painting.
From those wonderful harbingers of spring – the daffodil, to the aromatic blooms of roses, the most famous artists in the world have captured their beauty on wood or canvas. The famous flower paintings showcased here are in the order in which they have been posted on The Famous Artists. Be sure to check back as I hope to continually add more wonderful flower paintings to this site.