In the name of balance and harmony it’s only right to do a list of ten famous black paintings today! Gallery owners will tell you that darker paintings are generally harder to move as a product but we artists seem to do as many black paintings as we do white paintings. With not much more than a color change we move from the purity and light of white to the somber, serious, and melancholy suggestions of black. Lets start with the most famous of all famous black paintings: Goya’s black paintings.
Here’s ten famous black paintings..
Francisco Goya – From the black paintings series, Witches’ Sabbath. This is just a detail of the panel, see the full width of this Goya painting here.
So, there you have it: Ten famous black paintings. They’re much gloomier than the ten white paintings from yesterday, huh?