Monday, June 29, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2481

















Ivan Konstaninovich Aivazovsky, Russian

"On the Bright Side, Gentlemen, It Was a Rental," 1873

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 28, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2480























Erulo Eroli, Italian

That Time I Walked In On My Roommate "Polishing the Old Saddle," 1877

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 25, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2479















Winslow Homer, American

"But Soft, What Light Through That There Yonder Window Is Fixin' To Break? It Is the East, and Amber-Lynn Is the Sun, I Reckon," 1874

Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on wove paper

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2478























Otto Piltz, German

Girl Working at IHOPP (The International House of Ptomaine Poisoning), 1873

Oil on panel

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2477























Wilhelm Amandus Beer, German

"Oh Wow, Klaus and Ingrid, This Is So Nice of You. But You Know When Most People Go To a Dinner Party, They Just Bring a Bottle of Wine," 1874

Oil on wood

Monday, June 22, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2476























Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton, British

How They Got Cats Out of Trees Before Ladders, 1874

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 21, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2475























Albert Edelfelt, Finnish

Not What I Thought the Artist Meant When He Said He'd "Gotten a Little Behind in His Work," 1874

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 18, 2020

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!























Heinrich Von Angeli, Austrian

1879; Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2473























Edgar Degas, French

"Awesome Singing, Sis! Up Top!," ca. 1872-73

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2472























Adrien Jean Madiol, Dutch

"Okay, Now Here's One For All You Potato Fans Out There: What's the Difference Between Mashed Potatoes and Pea Soup? Anybody Can Mash Potatoes!...Hello? Is This Thing On?...," 1873

Oil on panel

Monday, June 15, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2471
















Winslow Homer, American

Woman Getting Into a Hammock: Attempt #43, 1872

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 14, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2470























Franz Defregger, Austrian

Proposed Uniform Re-Design Intended To Make Police Officers Appear Less Threatening, 1872

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 11, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2469























Léon Bonnat, French

Suddenly Betsy Found Herself Regretting Her Decision Not To Pack the Baby Björn, 1869-70

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2468























Ernst Hader, German

"Thank You For Your Generosity, Children. You've Made a Hungry Traveler Very -- Oh, Wait, Does This Have Trans Fats? I'm Doing Paleo," 1869

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2467























Ferdinand Axmann, Austrian

Jane's Plan Was Actually Ingenious When You Thought About It: Stealing Mildred's Necklace One Pearl at a Time, 1868

Oil on canvas

Monday, June 8, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2466
















Robert Ekman, Finnish

"Sorry, I'm Blanking. Does Anyone Remember What Comes After 'Scaramouche, Scaramouche, Will You Do the Fandango?,'" 1868

Oil on canvas

Sunday, June 7, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2465























Johannes Vermeer, Dutch

Girl With a Pearl Earring and Unflattering Cargo Shorts (Shorts Not Pictured), ca. 1665

Oil on canvas

Thursday, June 4, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2464















Constantin Hansen, Danish

"Dude, What's the Deal? I Thought You Said There'd Be Hookers Here," Between 1860-64

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2463


















Eugène Fichel, French

"You're Unquestionably Talented, Sir. But, Um, Do You Have Any Paintings That ARE Safe For Work?," 1865

Oil on wood

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2462























Charles Sillem Lidderdale, British

Kieran Culkin as Little Red Riding Hood, 1877

Oil on canvas

Monday, June 1, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2461























Auguste Toulmouche, French

Fiona Wondered If It Would Be Considered Bad Etiquette If She Started Drinking BEFORE the Wedding Ceremony, 1866

Oil on canvas