Tuesday, August 28, 2012

MASTERPIECE #874













Alonzo Chappel, American

Incredibly Awkward Timing for the Civil War Wrap Party, 1868

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 27, 2012

MASTERPIECE #873


















Gerard ter Borch, Dutch

Initiation Ceremony for the Secret Order of the Moustache, 1648

Oil on copper

Thursday, August 23, 2012

MASTERPIECE #872























Gerard ter Borch, Dutch

Young Girl Realizing Her Dad's Gonna Sh*# When He Sees Her Visa Bill, 1650

Oil on panel

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

MASTERPIECE #871























Charles Joshua Chaplin, French

Tonight on "History's Funniest Bloopers": Pandora's Box, 1855

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 19, 2012

MASTERPIECE #870























Evelyn De Morgan, English

Portrait of the Artist's Grandparents, 1885

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

MASTERPIECE #869























John Singleton Copley, American

Bob Hope Starring in "The John Hancock Story," 1765

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 12, 2012

MASTERPIECE #868

















Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, Italian

Jesus and Saint Cleophas Finishing a Duet of "My Way," 1600

Oil on canvas

Thursday, August 9, 2012

MASTERPIECE #867























Artemisia Gentileschi, Italian

Husband Paying Price for Telling Wife She Could "Lose a Few," 1614

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

MASTERPIECE #866























Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin, French

Kitchen Maid Now Wondering If Maybe That Goldman Internship Was the Smarter Move, 1738

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 6, 2012

MASTERPIECE #865













Louis Leopold Boilly, French

Not What I Thought You Meant When You Said You Were Inviting Some Chicks Over For a Pool Party, 1807

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 5, 2012

MASTERPIECE #864























Gerrit Dou, Dutch

Olympic Drug Tester Checking Out Usain Bolt's Urine Sample, 1653

Oil on oak panel