Wednesday, July 26, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1760























Franz Xaver Winterhalter, German

The Duchess of Leuchtenberg, Pulling Down Her Sleeve To Cover Her Gang Tats, 1840

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1759

















Author Unknown

King Christian VIII of Denmark, Rocking the Royal Short Shorts, 1840

Engraving

Monday, July 24, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1758

















Benjamin Haydon, British

"Before We Get Started, Can I Ask Everybody To Please Scooch Your Chairs Back About Two Feet?  You're Right Up in My Personal Space," 1841

Oil on canvas

Sunday, July 23, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1757























Georges Rouget, French (After Jacques-Louis David, French)

"Follow Me.  I Think I See an Arby's Up Here on the Right," 1840

Oil on canvas

Thursday, July 20, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1756























Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoy, Russian

"Wait.  Back Up.  They're Letting WHO Out of Jail?," 1871

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1755



















Günther Gensler, German

Shia LaBeouf in "Lincoln," 1840

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1754























Elisabeth Alida Haanen, Dutch

"My Pickled Herring Brings All the Boys to the Yard," 1840

Oil on panel

Monday, July 17, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1753
















Eugène Delacroix, French

"I Wish You Guys Had Told Me You Were Hungry.  I've Had These Protein Bars On Me the Whole Time," 1840

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1752























Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, French

Raphael, Forced To Admit To Himself That Jeanine's Visits Were Becoming a Distraction, 1840

Oil on canvas

Friday, July 14, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1751























Carl Heinrich Bloch, Danish

"Great Moments in Phallic Portraiture" (Page 147), 1874

Oil on copper

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1750























Jacques-Laurent Agasse, Swiss

Guy Waiting For Giraffe To Puke Up the Pocket Watch He Dropped, 1827

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1749























Vicente López y Portaña, Spanish

Spanish Captain Mateo Casado, Winner of the 1838 Mr. Sarcastic Smirk Pageant, 1839

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1748























Jacques Guillaume Lucien Amans, French

President Andrew Jackson, Shortly After the Invention of the Blow Dryer, 1840

Oil on canvas

Sunday, July 9, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1747














Henri Félix Emmanuel Philippoteaux, French (after Louis Carrogis Carmontelle, French)

1st Annual House of Lords Best Butt Contest, 1839

Oil on canvas

Thursday, July 6, 2017

MASTERPIECE #1746

















Martinus Rorbye, Danish

Rare Photo of the Early Use of Waterfowl as a Means of Hypnosis, 1839

Oil on canvas