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TOP 10 Paintings For Halloween

Magda Michalska 31 October 2016 min Read

Are still looking for some costume-inspiration? What about painterly theme this year? Or maybe you just like to get scared? We offer you our Halloween ranking of the scariest paintings art history has seen...

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[caption id="attachment_2224" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Salvador Dalí, The Face of War (The Visage of War), 1940, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam Salvador Dalí, The Face of War (The Visage of War), 1940, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2225" align="aligncenter" width="610"]Hans Memling, Hell, 1485, Musée des Beaux Arts, Strasbourg, France Hans Memling, Hell, 1485, Musée des Beaux Arts, Strasbourg, France[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2230" align="aligncenter" width="600"]Otto Dix, Wounded Man, 1916, The National gallery of Australia Otto Dix, Wounded Man, 1916, The National gallery of Australia[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2231" align="aligncenter" width="593"]Egon Schiele, Self-Seer II (Death and Man), 1911, Leopold Museum, Vienna Egon Schiele, Self-Seer II (Death and Man), 1911, Leopold Museum, Vienna[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2229" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Jean Fautrier, Study for a large nude, 1926, Private collection. Jean Fautrier, Study for a large nude, 1926, Private collection.[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2228" align="aligncenter" width="610"]Ken Currie, Gallowgate Lard, 1996, Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums Ken Currie, Gallowgate Lard, 1996, Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2227" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Francisco Goya, The Disasters of War, plate No. 37: This is Worse,1863, Prado Francisco Goya, The Disasters of War, plate No. 37: This is Worse,1863, Museo del Prado[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2226" align="aligncenter" width="437"]Zdzisław Beksiński, Zdzisław Beksiński, Untitled, ca.1969, Muzeum of Beksiński in Sanok, Poland Zdzisław Beksiński, Zdzisław Beksiński, Untitled, ca.1969, Muzeum of Beksiński in Sanok, Poland[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2222" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Georg Baselitz, Oberon, 1963, Staedel Gegenwartskunst Georg Baselitz, Oberon, 1963, Staedel Gegenwartskunst[/caption]

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[caption id="attachment_2223" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Francis Bacon, Study after Velazquez´s Portrait of Pope Innocent X, 1953 Francis Bacon, Study after Velazquez´s Portrait of Pope Innocent X, 1953, Des Moines Art Center[/caption]  

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