Thursday, December 29, 2011

MASTERPIECE #256






















William-Adolphe Bouguereau, French

Octomom Trying to Remember What She Did With the Other Three, 1878

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

MASTERPIECE #87























Henri Fantin-Latour, French

Party of Seven Realizing They're Way Overdressed for the Olive Garden, 1872

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

MASTERPIECE #636

















Emmanuel Herman Joseph Wallet, French

Woman Requesting Help with MAJOR Cockroach in Bathroom, 1801

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 26, 2011

MASTERPIECE #89























Edmund Blair Leighton, English

Backstage Jitters at "America's Next Top Harpist," 1838

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 25, 2011

MASTERPIECE #444























Joseph Wolf, German

Santa's Billionaire Brother, Mortimer Claus IV, 1890

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 22, 2011

MASTERPIECE #742
















Peter Paul Rubens, Southern Netherlandish

Daniel in the Lions' Den, Begging for a Pee Break, 1613

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

MASTERPIECE #741























Adelaide Labille-Guiard, French

Sculptor Completing Bust of Aidan Quinn, 1783

Blue pastel on paper

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

MASTERPIECE #740























Paul Cezanne, French

Charles Manson in Corcoran State Prison Production of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," 1868

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 19, 2011

MASTERPIECE #739



















Pietro Longhi, Italian

Woman Fainting in Disbelief that Kobe Bryant's Marriage Didn't Last, 1744

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 18, 2011

MASTERPIECE #738













Pierre- Auguste Renoir, French

Lindsay Lohan in Playboy (Pre-Airbrushing), 1882

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 15, 2011

MASTERPIECE #737























Charles Willson Peale, American

Self-Portrait (Before the Hair Plugs), 1822

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

MASTERPIECE #736























Nicolas Poussin, French

Joseph Suddenly Remembering He Forgot to Buy a Secret Santa Gift for Work, 1650

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

MASTERPIECE #735























Henryk Siemiradzki, Polish

Angel Answering Woman's Prayer for New Curtains, 1876

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 12, 2011

MASTERPIECE #734

















James Tissot, French

Adam and Eve in Time-Out, 1896

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 11, 2011

MASTERPIECE #733























Pieter de Hooch, Dutch

Woman Paying Housemaid to Keep Her Trap Shut About The Pool Boy, 1670

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 8, 2011

MASTERPIECE #732




















Charles Willson Peale, American

Anderson Cooper Playing Army, 1774

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

MASTERPIECE #731























Gaspar de Crayer, Flemish

Philip IV of Spain, 1629

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

MASTERPIECE #730
















Joachim Beuckelaer, Flemish

On the Next "Extreme Couponing," 1569

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 5, 2011

MASTERPIECE #729























Charles Willson Peale, American

Demi and Ashton in Happier Times, 1776

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 4, 2011

MASTERPIECE #728


















Nicolas Poussin, French

Man Apologizing for Quite Possibly the World's Worst Fart, 1630

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 1, 2011

MASTERPIECE #727























Edward Poynter, English

Sea Nymph Cursing AT&T for Her Crappy Shell Reception, 1914

Oil on canvas