Monday, August 31, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1290
















Thomas Hovenden, Irish-American

Girl Sending Text on Her New iPhone Nano, 1878

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 30, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1289














Albert Edelfelt, Finnish

Searching Etiquette Guide For Polite Way to Say, "Stop Staring at My Boobs," 1878

Oil on canvas

Thursday, August 27, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1288











Edwin Long, English

Scene From the Trailer for "My Big Fat Egyptian Funeral," 1877

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1287























Enoch Wood Perry Jr., American

Watkins & Lewis, America's Best Hope for a Medal in Pairs Butter Churning, 1877

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1286























William-Adolphe Bouguereau, French

You'll Never Believe Who We Saw at Mommy & Me Yoga Today, 1888

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 24, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1285









Sir Edward Burne-Jones, English

The Five Muses, Plus the Chick Who Was Sleeping on the Bench When They Got There, 1882

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 23, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1284













Charles West Cope, English

Focus Group Testing of Early Tinder Prototype, 1876

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1283

















William Henry Midwood, British

"Relax.  I'm Not Saying We SHOULD Trade Her For a New Plow.  I'm Just Saying We Should Consider It," 1875

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1282




















Peder Severin Kroyer, Danish

#7 of BuzzFeed's "10 Awesome Ideas For Your Next Double Date!," 1875

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1281














Jean-Paul Laurens, French

King Robert II of France, Just Informed That He Didn't Win This Year's Church Raffle, 1875

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 17, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1280























Edgar Degas, French

Jeannette, Being Warned for the Third Time to Dress Less Provocatively at the Office, 1875

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 16, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1279














Gustave Caillebotte, French

"One Day, Sweetheart, All This Will Be Yours.  Pending the Outcome of the SEC Investigation, Of Course," 1875

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1277






















Berthe Morisot, French

"Yeah Sure, Read Over My Shoulder.  That's Not Annoying or Anything," 1869

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1276
















Mikhail Nesterov, Russian

Study of Bob Balaban at Rest, 1934

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 10, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1275























Jose Ferraz de Almeida Junior, Brazilian

Portrait of a Young Woman Wondering if That Drone is Armed, 1880

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 9, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1274





















Angelica Kauffman, Austrian

Thomas Paine Posing for the "Men of the Constitutional Convention" Beefcake Calendar, 1764

Oil on canvas

Thursday, August 6, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1273























Gustav Daniel Budkowski, Polish

The Line for the Women's Restroom at Halftime at the Circus Maximus, 1878

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1272























Konstantin Makovsky, Russian

Leo Tolstoy, Just Doing a Little Modeling Until the "War and Peace" Royalty Checks Arrive, 1858

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1271













Edward Hopper, American

Confused Theatergoer Suddenly Realizing the Play is TOMORROW Night, 1963

Oil on canvas

Monday, August 3, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1270























Carl Bloch, Danish

Samson Thinking Seriously About Firing His Personal Trainer, 1863

Oil on canvas

Sunday, August 2, 2015

MASTERPIECE #1269











Artist Unknown

Walter Palmer, D.D.S. in Hell, Date Unknown

Oil on canvas