Famous Red Paintings

symbolism of red in art

The red hue has served as a powerful king’s emblem and has even come under fire for being connected with vice and evil during periods like the Protestant Reformation.

famous RED paintings to know


Portrait of Tommaso Inghirami (1509) by Raphael


Portrait of John Joseph Merlin (1782) by Thomas Gainsborough


Captain Richard Gubbins (1805) by John Constable


Madame Monet in a Japanese Kimono (1876) by Claude Monet


Dr. Pozzi at Home (1881) by John Singer Sargent


Claude Renoir en Clown (1909) by Pierre-Auguste Renoir