Sunday, March 1, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1161























Jules-Adolphe Breton, French

Woman Knitting Sweater Out of Vermicelli, 1857

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 26, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1160















Pavel Fedotov, Russian

The Movie Poster for "Cloudy With a Chance of Berets," 1838

Watercolor

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1159


















Edmund Blair Leighton, English

"What's Wrong, Sweetheart?  You Usually Love My Band Camp Stories," 1919

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1158






















Jean-Leon Gerome, French

Roman Slave Going For Half-Price Because She Forgot Deodorant, 1884

Oil on canvas

Monday, February 23, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1157























Jean-Leon Gerome, French

"Yo, What Up, Bitches?," 1875

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 22, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1156













Fyodor Bronnikov, Russian

Christians Watching Themselves on Colosseum Jumbotron, 1869

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 19, 2015

FROM THE ARCHIVES: MASTERPIECE #128






















Christen Kobke, Danish

The A-Hole Who Broke the Antenna Off My Camry, 1830

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1155
















Daniel Maclise, Irish

Royal Family at Demonstration of First Plain Paper Fax Machine, 1850

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1154























Horace Vernet, French

Trying to Decide Where to Put the Starbucks, 1827

Oil on canvas

Monday, February 16, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1153






















Christina Robertson, Scottish

Portrait of Children in a Single-Parrot Family, 1850

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 15, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1152

















Charles Allston Collins, British

Traveling Salesman Pushing"Fifty Shades of Grey" Tie-In Merchandise, 1850

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 12, 2015

FROM THE ARCHIVES: MASTERPIECE #123


Pedro Americo, Brazilian

Happy Valentine's Day from Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, 1879

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1151
















Berthe Morisot, French

Serial Underwear Thief Caught on Surveillance Video, 1881

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1150























Dirck Bouts, Netherlandish

Angel Showing New Arrivals the Way to Heaven's Day Spa, 1450

Oil on wood

Monday, February 9, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1149























Leon Bazile Perrault, French

Cupid Practicing for the Big Day by Shooting at Squirrels, 1882

Oil on canvas