There have been many significant forms of artwork on GH over the years.
Foremost artists on the show include Franco Baldwin.
Artwork of General Hospital
"The Crystalline Conspiracy mock-up cover" - One of a series of fiction novels secretly written by the villainous Cesar Faison. They are dramatic recounts of his spy/adventure days with Anna Devane. (1990)
"Summer in Provence" (1900s) - A painting stolen by the wealthy Richard Halifax and given to Bill Eckert. It was one of many that had been stolen during an art heist. Bill traveled to Paris to get the painting back. (1993)
"Nude Portrait of a Young Helena Romanov" - Stefan Cassadine hid his nephew Nikolas Cassadine's parentage as well as his love for Nikolas' mother Laura Webber by replacing her portrait in his wine cellar with a semi-nude of his young mother, Helena Cassadine. (1998)
"Portrait of Saint Gregory" - Helena Cassadine wanted this portrait of Saint Gregory and claimed he was connected to her family. But inside the back of the portrait was hidden the birth certificate of Valentin Cassadine. (2009)
"Sandwich Series" by Heather Webber - Franco Baldwin claimed that he painted this series, but his mother Heather Webber revealed at Ava Jerome's gallery that they were hers, they were sandwiches, and they were being displayed in the wrong direction. (2013)
"Jake's Adventure - A fictional children's book that Helena Cassadine wrote about Jake Spencer, with clues that he was alive and hidden, given to Jake's mother Elizabeth Webber upon Helena's death, to torment her. (2016)
"Portrait of Tracy Quartermaine" (2017) - Edward Quartermaine left his daughter Tracy Quartermaine a painting and Samira Adin came to town to sell it. She wanted to save her daughter from human traffickers. Samira said her mother was close with Edward. Tracy wondered if they were related but after DNA tests she discovered it was a lie. Tracy paid Samira to leave town and then sold the painting.
"Young Franco and Drew Painting" by Franco Baldwin (2017) - Later in his life, Franco made a painting that represents both him and his "imaginary friend" Drew Cain and it would become his most cherished painting.
"Portrait of Helena Cassadine" by J. Garrin - In 2015, Nikolas Cassadine figured out that his grandmother Helena Cassadine knew he had killed her by poisoning her tea, with clues left in this portrait she gave him in her will. Later Ava Jerome hid a codicil in Helena's portrait and then had it "accidentally" burn up during an auction. (2019)
"Defaced Portrait of Ava Cassadine" by Franco Baldwin - Franco painted Ava Jerome's portrait and it was defaced with graffiti during the reveal with Franco's old tag. Her husband Nikolas Cassadine claimed he was behind the defacing - the culprit was revealed to be Franco thanks to the reemergence of his tumor. (2020)
"Painting of a Dog" by an unknown up-and-coming artist - Ned Quartermaine purchases the painting for his estranged wife Olivia Falconeri, knowing her love of animals, in hopes of a reconciliation. (2021)
"Defaced Semi-Nude Ying/Yang Friz Painting" by Franco Baldwin - one of the first he made in his studio while Elizabeth Webber was visiting him. (2017) A year after his death, Elizabeth comes home to find the painting in her living room, with Franco's face painted over, seemingly a move by her an unknown stalker. (2022)
"Sketch of Franco Baldwin" by Jake Spencer - a sketch he drew of his late stepfather, wanting to always remember him. His mother Elizabeth Webber finds it, while she is being stalked by someone unknown regarding their relationship. (2022)
"Don't Forget Me Defaced Watercolor" After waking from a disturbing dream of her unknown stalker, Elizabeth Webber discovered a small watercolor painting of a river landscape has been defaced with the bold, red words "DON'T FORGET ME", echoing the words of the unknown stalker from her dream.
"Webber/Chase Family Drawing" by Violet Finn - a crayon rendering of the combined Webber and Chase families, which Violet gives to her aunt Elizabeth Webber. In a trance, Elizabeth destroys the drawing - witnessed by her son Cameron Webber - leading to the revelation that Elizabeth is her own stalker.