Friday, December 30, 2016

A PRICELESS CLASSIC (2013)























John William Waterhouse, English

Pandora Choosing an Unfortunate Place to Look for the Remote, 1896

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 29, 2016

A PRICELESS CLASSIC (2011)



















Pieter de Hooch, Dutch

We're Gonna Go Hit the Bars. You In?, 1663

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

A PRICELESS CLASSIC (2010)























George Desmarees, French

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

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

A PRICELESS CLASSIC (2012)






















Auguste Couder, French

Artist Suddenly Realizing He's Been Painting the Wrong Church, 1817

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 26, 2016

A PRICELESS CLASSIC (2014)

















Peder Severin Kroyer, Danish

How Families Ignored Each Other Before Smartphones, 1881

Oil on canvas

Friday, December 23, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1608























José Maria Veloso Salgado, Portuguese

"Troubling News From the Border, Sire.  They Found a Kilo of Heroin in Santa's Sleigh, and Now He's Being Held for Questioning," 1899

Oil on canvas

A PRICELESS HOLIDAY CLASSIC (2010)


















Henri Fantin-Latour, French

Holiday Rush at the Sears Portrait Studio, 1870

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1607























Edmund Leighton, British

Guy Shot Down After Trying the Old "Is That a Mirror in Your Petticoats?" Line, 1899

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1606























Louise Jopling, English

"Hey Sis, Remind Me Again How We Can Live on a Multi-Million Dollar English Country Estate and Not Have a F***ing Dishwasher," 1896

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 19, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1605
















Anna Ancher, Danish

The Hot New Parenting Trend: Mommy & Me Tattoos, 1899

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 18, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1604





















Artist Unknown

"You Might Want to Stay Away From Santa Today, Rudolph.  He Just Found Out His Naughty & Nice List Was Hacked By the Russians," Date Unknown

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 15, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1603























Eugene de Blaas, Italian

"Just So You Know, I Hear He's Into Weird Foot Stuff.  But Hey, If That's Not a Dealbreaker For You...," 1898

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #1602














Vicente Castell Doménech, Spanish

Surgical Demonstration at Beard State University Medical School, 1898

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1601















Arnold Böcklin, Swiss

Fantastic Beasts and How to Repel Their Unwanted Sexual Advances, 1898

Oil on panel

Monday, December 12, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1600























John William Godward, British

Sock Puppetry Before Socks, 1898

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 11, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1599























Pavel Sokov, Canadian

"Of Course I Supported Trump.  I'm a White, Middle-Aged Male in a Historically Red State," 2016

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 8, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1598












Robert Alexander Hillingford, English

Napoleon Alerting His Guests That the Evening's Fireworks Display is Being Moved Outdoors, 1897

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1597












Enrique Simonet, Spanish

"Whoops, Those Aren't Her Tonsils.  I Think I Need My Other Glasses," 1890

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1596























Carl Röhling, German

Hiker and His Dog Remaining Perfectly Still So As Not to Spook Hillary Clinton, 1898

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 5, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1595























Lippo di Dalmasio, Italian

CVS Customer Bitching About the Size of the Receipts, 1360

Tempera on panel

Sunday, December 4, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1594


















Hugo Simberg, Finnish

Your Typical Monday at Grim Reaper & Sons Lawn and Garden Center, 1896

Watercolor and gouache on paper

Saturday, December 3, 2016

MASTERPIECE #1593























Marie-Louise Bion, Swiss

The Exact Moment Katie Decided There'd Be No Second Date, 1895

Oil on canvas