Monday, November 19, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2085























Mary Cassatt, Chilean-American

What REALLY Killed the Sport of Bullfighting, 1873

Oil on canvas

Sunday, November 18, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2084















Henry Stacy Marks, English

"Yo, My Liege, I'm Just Sayin'.  If His Highness Wanted a Ranch Style, It Would've Been Nice If He'd Told Us Earlier," 1874

Oil on canvas

Thursday, November 15, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2083























Anthony Frederick Sandys, English

Lady Gaga's First Communion Photo, 1887

Colored chalks on pale blue paper

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2082























John William Waterhouse, English

That Look When Your Loom Runs Out of Ink and Staples Closed Five Minutes Ago, 1915

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2081
















Firs Sergeevich Zhuravlev, Russian

Bride Who Apparently Ate at the Same Mexican Place They Did in "Bridesmaids," 1874

Oil on canvas

Monday, November 12, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2080























Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, French

Michelle Couldn't Help But Wonder Whether She'd Get Better Results If She Painted With a Brush Instead of Her Mandolin, ca. 1865-73

Oil on canvas

Sunday, November 11, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2079























Édouard Manet, French

"You Know You're Thinking It, So Just Come Out and Say It.  The Horizontal Stripe Thing Isn't Working For Me," 1874

Oil on canvas

Thursday, November 8, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2078























Anthony Frederick Sandys, English

After a Month Without a Single Match, Rick Was Forced To Admit That Including the Whip in His Dating Profile Photo Was a Tactical Error, 1883

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2077























Anthony Frederick Sandys, English

Lady Eleanor Petre Displaying the Shiv She Made in Women's Prison, ca. 1880

Colored chalk

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2076























Edmund Blair Leighton, English

The New Governess, Making Sure She's Got Enough Oxy To Make It Through the Day, 1894

Oil on canvas

Monday, November 5, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2075















Edmund Blair Leighton, English

"To Be Honest, Sir, I've Never Heard of Hot Wings OR Jalapeño Poppers, But I'll See What the Chef Can Do," 1881

Oil on board

Sunday, November 4, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2074























Edmund Blair Leighton, English

"Great News, Honey.  I've Decided To Give Up My Family Inheritance To Pursue a Career As an Artist," 1919

Oil on panel

Thursday, November 1, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2073
















James Collinson, English

"Dearest Eric: Due To That Incident With the Cat, You Are Hereby Notified That You've Been Traded To the Millers For One Winter's Worth of Firewood and a Plow Mule.  You'll Find Your Bags Packed Upstairs," 1852

Oil on panel

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

MASTERPIECE #2072























Arthur Hughes, English

Guinevere Hated Being Rescued By Knights in Shining Armor, Because She Never Knew How Much To Tip, ca. 1894-1908

Oil on panel

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

A PRICELESS HALLOWEEN CLASSIC (2014)























Thomas Eakins, American

Aunt Dorothy Sewing the Thong For Her Naughty Nurse Costume, 1877

Watercolor on paper