Thursday, February 27, 2014

MASTERPIECE #985

















Paul Delaroche, French

Oliver Cromwell Realizing This Isn't the Guitar He Ordered From Amazon, 1849

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

MASTERPIECE #984












Julius LeBlanc Stewart, American

Guess Who Just Found Out She's Got Jury Duty, 1882

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 23, 2014

MASTERPIECE #983























Julius LeBlanc Stewart, American

Demonstration Sport at the 2016 Olympics:  Synchronized Nude Rabbit Hunting, 1898

Oil on canvas

Saturday, February 22, 2014

MASTERPIECE #982























George Demetrescu Mirea, Romanian

Model Wearing Ensemble From the Johnny Weir Collection, 1882

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 20, 2014

MASTERPIECE #981












Eugene de Blaas, Italian

How People Got Coffee Before Starbucks, 1872

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

MASTERPIECE #980























Eugene de Blaas, Italian

Justin Bieber in Community Theater Production of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," 1873

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 16, 2014

MASTERPIECE #979























Henry Raeburn, British

The U.S. Speed Skating Suit Everyone's Complaining About, 1790

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 13, 2014

MASTERPIECE #978











Jean-Leon Gerome, French

Emperor Napoleon III Receiving the Inventor of Leapfrog, 1861

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

MASTERPIECE #977

















Vladimir Makovsky, Russian

Deleted Trout Fishing Scene From "The Sound of Music," 1881

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 9, 2014

MASTERPIECE #976














Gustave Boulanger, French

The Dollar Bin at the Roman Slave Market, 1882

Oil on canvas

Thursday, February 6, 2014

MASTERPIECE #975




















Nikolay Bogdanov-Belsky, Russian

Sochi Schoolchildren Waiting to Play "Trip the American Downhill Skier," 1918

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

MASTERPIECE #974























Felix Vallotton, Swiss

That "Downton Abbey" Nip Slip the Internet's Going Crazy About, 1908

Oil on canvas

Sunday, February 2, 2014

MASTERPIECE #973



















Vladimir Makovsky, Russian

Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio Giving Old Clothes to Goodwill, 1865

Oil on canvas

Saturday, February 1, 2014

MASTERPIECE #972

















Junius Brutus Stearns, American

George Washington, Still in Bad Shape After His Royal Caribbean Cruise, 1853

Oil on canvas