French Artists

These famous French artists are just some of those in our art collection – France is home to a LOT of giants of the art world! – so if you can’t find what you are looking for please use the search, or contact us and let us know  – we’ll be happy to help.

French painters list

A list of famous French painters (either born in France or recognized as being French) includes:

A Few of the Most Popular French Paintings

Luce, Maximilien

Guernes Village Street

Vallotton, Felix

First Rays

Metropolitan Museum of Art - European Collection

Bouquet of Sunflowers (1881)

Bouguereau, William


Boston Museum of Fine Arts

View of the Seine at Herblay

Corot, Jean Baptiste Camille

Le catalpa: Souvenir de Ville d’Avray

Boucher, Francois

The Four Seasons Spring 1755

Chardin, Jean Baptiste Simeon

Grey Partridge Pear and Snare on a Stone Table

Post Impressionism

The Chair Factory 1897

Rousseau, Henri

Bouquet of Flowers 1910

Most Popular Paintings

The Dream 1910

Gauguin, Paul

Paysage de Te Vaa

Metropolitan Museum of Art - European Collection

Madame Cezanne in a Red Dress (1888-90)

National Gallery Washington

At the Races, c. 1875

Corot, Jean Baptiste Camille

The Muse: History

Tissot, James Jacques Joseph

Reading the News

Roussy-Trioson, Anne-Louis Girodet de


Chardin, Jean Baptiste Simeon

The Return from Market

Degas, Edgar

Woman Drying Herself

Rousseau, Theodore

Panoramic Landscape 1829-1832