Thursday, April 15, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2687















Harold Harvey, British

"Honey, Come Back! You Forgot Your Underpants!," ca. 1902

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2686


George Bellows, American

Why Front-Row Seats at Boxing Matches Are the Cheapest, 1924

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2685


Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale, English

"Romeo and Juliet" (the Version Where Romeo Has a Kite), Date Unknown

Oil on canvas

Monday, April 12, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2684


William McGregor Paxton, American

The Artist's Wife, Just Before She Was Asked To Leave the Nordstrom's, Date Unknown

Oil on masonite

Sunday, April 11, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2683


Suzanne Valadon, French

When You Said You Knew a Smokin' Model I Could Paint, This Isn't What I Thought You Meant, 1923

Oil on canvas

Thursday, April 8, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2682


Jacques Jean Raoul Jourdan, French

"Are We Going To Just Sit Here and Waste Day After Day in a Pointless Life of Leisure? Or Get a Job and Actually Do Something Meaningful With Our Lives?"

"The First One."

"Works For Me."

Before 1916

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2681


 













Franz Stuck, German

Spring Breakers, Greece 2500 B.C., 1918

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2680


 













Julio Romero de Torres, Spanish

Still Life With Four Oranges and a Pair, 1927

Oil and tempera on canvas

Monday, April 5, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2679


Hans von Faber du Faur, German

"Dude, Seriously? A Man Thong? It's 1920. Read the Room," 1920

Gouache on cardboard

Sunday, April 4, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2678


Julio Romero de Torres, Spanish

When Geoffrey and Beth's Daughter Was Born, They Admitted They'd Always Wanted a Girl. "Shocker," Said Their Sons. 1919

Oil and tempera on canvas

Thursday, April 1, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2677


H.A. Brendekilde, Danish

Man Playing Beta Version of Whack-A-Mole, 1918

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2676


 













Joseph Bail, French

Bruce Wayne's Chef Summoning Him To Dinner Via the Vat-Signal, 1910

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2675


Auguste Levêque, Belgian

"Man, This Stuff Is Scratchy. The Next Time We Go For a Roll in the Hay, Let's Bring a Tarp," 1918

Oil on canvas

MASTERPIECE #2674


Jean Baptiste Leopold Colin, Belgian

"I'm Sorry, Sweetheart, But We're Not Allowed To Build a Sandcastle in This Part of the Beach. It's a Zoning Issue," 1917

Oil on panel

Monday, March 29, 2021

MASTERPIECE #2673


 













Otto Kirberg, German

Woman Watching the Powerball Drawing Back When It Was the Steam Powerball Drawing, 1918

Oil on canvas