Category / Art
Monday Morning… Arlo?
Okay, I’m being over-conservative here and moving this to the Arlo Page for language.
Identifying Artists [OT]
I’ll never be able to un-see the fact that everybody Jan van Eyck paints looks like Putin.
Why do I NEVER remember when I’m going to be in New York late on a Friday or Saturday night???
That was rhetorical.
For now, here’s an LOL I can upload from Penn Station…
Art I Don’t Understand
Anybody care to venture a theory about what this could possibly mean? It’s called Cupid with a Pistol on Top of a Mountain of Skulls (so pretty much exactly what it says on the tin), and was painted by Gustave Doré in the mid-19th century.
In this case…
… there is nothing Mr. Melcher could have written that would have topped the weirdness of the original painting itself.
Painting I Don’t Understand
A larger version of the painting is here.
Restaurant of Earthly Delights
Jeremy’s a busboy at a Medieval Times sort of theme restaurant — but why did one of the waiters apparently escape from an Hieronymus Bosch painting?
(And yes, busboys don’t actually get tips)