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What famous pieces of art are on display at the Art Institute of Chicago?

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"The Old Guitarist," "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" and "Nighthawks" are famous pieces of art on display at the Art Institute of Chicago. "American Gothic" is also a famous piece of art on display at the Art Institute of Chicago.

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"The Old Guitarist" is an oil painting by Pablo Picaso. He painted it in late 1903 and early 1904. "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" is a painting from 1884 by Georges Seurat. It is an example of pointillism, which is a technique that uses different color dots to form images. "Nighthawks" is a 1942 oil painting by Edward Hopper.

"American Gothic" is a painting by Grant Wood. It was painted in 1930 and is one of the most well-known paintings in American art.

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