Sunday, January 31, 2010

MASTERPIECE #110















Aert de Gelder, Dutch

Lady Anne of Cornwall, First Recorded Victim of "The Booger Flick," 1685

Oil on canvas

Saturday, January 30, 2010

MASTERPIECE #109























Juan Correa de Vivar, Spanish

Mary Telling Angel to Just Let God Go to Voice Mail, 1559

Oil on canvas

Friday, January 29, 2010

MASTERPIECE #108























George Desmarees, French

The Artist, Suddenly Regretting His Decision to Work From Home, 1750

Oil on canvas

Thursday, January 28, 2010

MASTERPIECE #107
















Gustave Courbet, French

What You Missed Last Night on Cinemax, 1866

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

MASTERPIECE #106























Vicente Palmaroli, Spanish

Carson Daly in "The Pirates of Penzance," 1872

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

MASTERPIECE #105























Antonis Mor, Dutch

Portrait of Duchess von Manhanz, 1554

Oil on canvas

Monday, January 25, 2010

MASTERPIECE #104























Alonso Cano, Spanish

League Night at Camelot Lanes, 1643

Oil on canvas

Saturday, January 23, 2010

MASTERPIECE #102























George Dunlop Leslie, English

Cinderella Silently Cursing Her Temp Agency, 1850

Oil on canvas

Friday, January 22, 2010

MASTERPIECE #101























Franz Kruger, German

Count Kleinmueller, Not Fooling Anyone with the Tube Sock, 1850

Oil on canvas

Thursday, January 21, 2010

MASTERPIECE #100



















Domenichino, Italian

You're Filming This, Right? Please Tell Me You're Getting This, 1610

Oil on copper

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

MASTERPIECE #99




















Bernardo Lopez, Spanish

Spanish Generals Thumb Wrestling (Loser Buys the Mustache Wax), 1842

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

MASTERPIECE #98























Joaquin Sorolla, Spanish

That Weird Guy at Yoga I Was Telling You About, 1887

Oil on canvas

Monday, January 18, 2010

MASTERPIECE #97


















William Hogarth, English

Richard III Accosted By Painter From TMZ, 1745

Oil on canvas

Sunday, January 17, 2010

MASTERPIECE #96























Edmund Blair Leighton, English

Newlyweds Being Informed That Their Limo Just Got Towed, 1888

Oil on canvas

Saturday, January 16, 2010

MASTERPIECE #95























Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, French

Watching Paint Dry (Critics' Choice, Dullest Painting, 1865), 1865

Oil on canvas

Thursday, January 14, 2010

MASTERPIECE #93



















John Singleton Copley, American

In Retrospect, Probably Not the Best Place to Snorkel, 1778

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

MASTERPIECE #92























Joseph DeCamp, American

Charlotte's Web: The Lost Ending, 1919

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

MASTERPIECE #91

















Benedito Calixto, Brazilian

The U.S.S. Conan O'Brien, 1907

Oil on canvas

Monday, January 11, 2010

MASTERPIECE #90























William Holman Hunt, English

Matthew McConaughey Off His Meds Again, 1870

Oil on canvas

Friday, January 8, 2010

MASTERPIECE #88























John William Waterhouse, English

Aphrodite Using Her 9-Iron Out of a Water Hazard, 1872

Oil on canvas

Thursday, January 7, 2010

MASTERPIECE #86























Masaccio, Italian

St. Peter Alerting Lunch Companion That He's Forgotten His Pants, 1424

Fresco

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

MASTERPIECE #85























Raphaelle Peale, American

Laundry Day at the Grand Wizard's House, 1823

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

MASTERPIECE #84























Jose Malhoa, Portuguese

Construction of "Big Lebowski" Marshmallow Peep, 1883

Oil on canvas

Monday, January 4, 2010

MASTERPIECE #83























John Singleton Copley, American

Alvin and the Chipmunks 3: Chipmunks in Chains, 1765

Oil on canvas


Sunday, January 3, 2010

MASTERPIECE #82















John William Waterhouse, English

Roman Polanski's Version of Events, 1896

Oil on canvas

Saturday, January 2, 2010

MASTERPIECE #81



















Honore Daumier, French

Auguste Renoir Gets "Punk'd" (Talking Painting Gag), 1869

Oil on canvas

Friday, January 1, 2010

MASTERPIECE #80














John William Godward, English

Effect of Alcohol on Model's Willingness to Pose Nude, 1913

Oil on canvas