Sunday, June 30, 2019


Gotthardt Kuehl, German

The Semifinal Matches in the World Cup of Quilting (England vs. USA and Netherlands vs. Sweden), 1884

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 27, 2019


Anders Zorn, Swedish

Woman Reading the Bupkis Gazette, the Blank Newspaper for Illiterates, 1887

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 26, 2019


Julius Kronberg, Swedish

Sign You Need a New Roommate #11: He's an Avid Harpist Who Dresses Like Tarzan, 1885

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, June 25, 2019


Johan Krouthén, Swedish

Man Reading Marie Kondo's Chapter on Throwing Away Your Priceless Art, 1886

Oil on canvas

Monday, June 24, 2019


Albert Schröder, Germany

The Seductive Power of Renaldo's Serenade Was Undermined By the Fact He Was in Need of a Mint, 1885

Oil on wood

Sunday, June 23, 2019


Rosa Bonheur, French

"I Still Don't Know Why You Insisted on Eating That Nature Photographer.  Haven't You Ever Heard the Phrase 'Any Press Is Good Press?,'" 1885

Watercolor with white heightening on heavyweight cream wove paper

Thursday, June 20, 2019


Edward Poynter, British

"Wait!  Take Off Your Sandals!  We Just Had the Carpet Steam-Cleaned!," 1890

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 19, 2019


Jean Beraud, French

Spectators Filming Historic Wright Brothers Flight With Their iBowlers, 1909

Oil on board

Tuesday, June 18, 2019


Hugues Merle, French

"Yes, My Bonnet Is Really Just a Dinner Napkin.  Want To Make Something of It?," 1876

Oil on canvas


Emile Wauters, Belgian

Boy Trying To Figure Out How To Put This Stupid Thing in Reverse, 1882

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 16, 2019


Carl Rasmussen, Danish

"This Has Been an Awesome Bonding Opportunity, Dad, But Next Year Can We Just Play Catch?," 1882

Oil on copper

Thursday, June 13, 2019


Albert Anker, Swiss

"Actually, Kids, Since Your Mother Used To Sleep Around a Bit, I'd Prefer To Call It 'Most-Likely-But-Not-Conclusively-Your-Father's Day,'" 1884

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 12, 2019


Friedrich Ritter von Friedländer-Malheim, Bohemian-Austrian

The Johnsons Couldn't Wait To Try Out Their New Virtual Grandpa™, If Only They Could Figure Out Where To Put the Batteries, 1882

Oil on panel

Tuesday, June 11, 2019


Oscar Björck, Swedish

Oddly, It Never Occurred To the Thieves That It Might Be Easier To Steal the Boat By Going the Other Direction, 1884

Oil on canvas

Monday, June 10, 2019


Charles-Fernand de Condamy, French

"No Way -- We're Not Going To Be Skins.  It's Your Guys' Turn To Be Skins," 1884

Oil on canvas


Sir James Guthrie, Scottish

Childhood Photo of England's Notorious Jack the Reaper, 1883

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 6, 2019


Ernst Josephson, Swedish

Edith Was Fond of Talking To Her Plants, But Mostly She Just Listened, 1883

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 5, 2019


Henry Scott Tuke, British

After a Long String of Losers, Sue Was Thrilled To Find a Guy Who Actually Had His Ship Together, 1883

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, June 4, 2019


Frederick Brown, British

Girls Re-Enacting the Final Scene From "The Karate Kid," 1883

Oil on canvas

Monday, June 3, 2019


William-Adolphe Bouguereau, French

Prophylactia, the Patron Saint of Broken Condoms, 1883

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 2, 2019


Henri Bource, Belgian

"Hey, I Know What'll Cheer You Up.  Why Don't You Come With Me To Pole Dancing Class This Week?," 1883

Oil on canvas