Moon in the Paintings

Moon has always been an intrigue for artists and scientists alike.


RENE MARGITTE

Moon in art
Sixteenth of September, 1956
Moon in art
The Mysteries of the Horizon, 1955, Oil on canvas

JOAN MIRÓ

Moon in art
Dog Barking at the Moon, 1926, Oil on canvas

HENRI ROUSSEAU

Moon in art
The Dream, 1910, Oil on canvas
Moon in art
The Sleeping Gypsy, 1897, Oil on canvas

PEDER SEVERIN KRØYER

Moon in art
Summer Evening at Skagen Beach – The Artist and his Wife, 1899

VINCENT VAN GOGH

Moon in art
Road with Cypress and Star, 1890, Oil on canvas
Moon in art
Landscape with Wheat Sheaves and Rising Moon, 1889, Oil on canvas
Moon in art
The Starry Night, 1889, Oil on canvas

THOMAS COLE

Moon in art
The Course of Empire - Desolation, 1836, Oil on canvas

CASPAR DAVID FRIEDRICH

Moon in art
Moonrise by the Sea, 1822, Oil on canvas
Moon in art
Two Men Contemplating the Moon, 1824

ABRAHAM PETHER

Moon in art
Evening scene with full moon and persons, 1801

FRANCISCO GOYA

Moon in art
Witches' Sabbath, 1798, Oil on canvas

KITAGAWA UTAMARO

Moon in art
品川の月 Shinagawa no Tsuki (Moon in Shinagawa), 1791, hanging-scroll painting made with coloured inks on paper

JOSEPH WRIGHT OF DERBY

Moon in fine art
Dovedale by Moonlight, 1784

PHILIP JAMES DE LOUTHERBOURG

Moon in fine art
Moonlight, 1977, Oil on canvas

MICHELANGELO

Moon in art
The Creation of the Sun, Moon and Vegetation, 1511, Fresco