Wednesday, December 30, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2610


 













Franz von Lenbach, German

Herbert's New Year's Resolution Was To Find the Pranksters Who Put the Super Glue on His Bow Tie, 1897

Oil on cardboard

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2609

Charles W. Bartlett, English

Conventioneers At This Year's Cabbage-Con™, 1900

Watercolor

Monday, December 28, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2608


 













John Bagnold Burgess, English

Hilaria Baldwin's Driver's License Photo, 1872

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 27, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2607

















Theo van Rysselberghe, Belgian

Man Forcing Friends To Listen to His Poetry, 1903

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2606


 













Émile Friant, French

"I Saw Mommy Flashing Santa Claus...," 1921

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2605


Fritz Boehle, German

"Stanley, This Is a Potato Field. Where the Hell Did You Find Five Kilos of Heroin?," 1899

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 21, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2604


 













Édouard Debat-Ponsan, French

"Damn It! Why Can't You Ever Find a Cab When You Need One?," 1898

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 20, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2603


 George Schöbel, German

Well, It Wasn't a Total Loss, Thought Roger. He Could Probably Whip Up a Nice Filet of Sole, Date Unknown

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 17, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2602
















Franz von Stuck, German

The Hot Gift For the Holidays:  The She-Saw, 1898

Syntonos paint on canvas

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2601


 Shirataki Ikunosuke, Japanese

Legendary All-Female Pop Group, the Spice Route Girls, 1897

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2600
















Félix-Henri Giacomotti, French

When Ruth Nodded Off For the Third Time in the Middle of Charades, the Gang Decided To Call It a Night, 1881

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 14, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2599


 













Anton Seitz, German

"My My My, You're a Hungry Little Lady. Looks Like I May Have To Put the Peloton Back in the Dollhouse," 1897

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 13, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2598


 













Pavel Karlovich Venig, Russian

"Relax Prometheus, I'm a Vegan. I'm Just Going To Postmates a Salad," 1892

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 10, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2597


 













Janis Rozentāls, Latvian

Artist Getting Wood In Front of His Nude Model, 1896

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2596


 













Victor Schivert, Romanian

"Hey, Did You Hear the One About the Constipated Moneylender? He Couldn't Budget, So He Had To Work It Out With a Pencil," ca. 1895

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2595


 Cesar van Everdingen, Dutch

Though Everyone Tried To Act Normal, Things Got Uncomfortable Whenever Doug Conducted Meetings From the Toilet, ca. 1661

Oil on canvas

Monday, December 7, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2594


 Wincenty Wodzinowski, Polish

"That's Right, Ladies! The 1894 Model Is Here! Sleeker Styling, Better Handling, and Yes -- It Comes in Pink," 1890

Oil on canvas

Sunday, December 6, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2593


 Magnus Enckell, Finnish

Weirdest Episode of "The Bachelorette" Ever, 1895

Oil on canvas

Thursday, December 3, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2592


 William Roberts Symonds, English

"It's Not You -- It's Just Bad Timing. I'm on the Rebound From a Messy Breakup With a Newt," 1894

Oil on canvas

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2591


 Ulpiano Checa, Spanish

Romans Watching the Army-Navy Game, 1894

Oil on canvas

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

MASTERPIECE #2590


Carl Haag, German

"I'm Not As Think As You Stoned I Am," 1893

Pencil, ink, watercolor and gouache on cardboard