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01-06-2016, 07:35 AM
I don't know if this will work but I hope it does. :clap: You look at the painting and if it reminds you of the style, mood, theme, color, etc. of another painting, you find an image :crossfingers: and post:
"That [perspective] reminds me of"
It doesn't have to be famous, but it can. I guess it could be the same artist if it is sufficiently different. :thumbsup:
I'll try starting.
Ballerina Nerd by Tansy Myer
01-06-2016, 07:40 AM
That expression reminds me of...
Dachshund Portrait by Bianca
01-06-2016, 08:55 AM
Reminds me of Margaret Keane's big eye paintings.
01-06-2016, 10:09 AM
Which reminds me of Lucian Freud, who also liked googly eyes...
01-06-2016, 11:32 AM
Those flattened planes of color remind me of asian works, like this Ikenaga Yasunari
01-06-2016, 06:08 PM
Her clothes remind me of the colored patterns of....
Hans Hofmann, Equipoise
01-07-2016, 06:52 AM
That reminds me of Picasso.
01-07-2016, 12:33 PM
Which Piccasso reminds me of this guy, Alan Bond, the same that took the Americas Cup off the Yanks, but is famous for having said, when in conversation with an art advisor, " so, this Picasso, worth having or what?", and who later went on to have a pair of ancient and rare bronzes stripped of their verdigris because he didn't like the colour, so painted them orange instead. It was many years later of course, that he'd acquired sufficient knowledge to fork out $40 mil of other people's money on van Gough's Irises. He took up painting himself in prison, and was pretty good too, but by then I suppose he'd learnt a bit about it.
Hope posting a photo doesn't contravene the posting rules too much.
01-07-2016, 03:54 PM
That reminds me of this guy.
Crapped Out by teaberry123
Portrait by Haquette: "Man with Cigar".
01-07-2016, 05:33 PM
A little like Cuban Man Cuban Cigar by Atanur Dogan.
01-11-2016, 01:18 AM
This painting, called "Jesse", by Zhaoming Wu
(I love this game!)
01-14-2016, 08:45 PM
He reminds me of...
The man looks like Gandalf.
"Gandalf the Grey" by Cynthia Blair
(A wonderful oil painting I found on my search)
Denée, a pastel painting by Dianna Ponting found here (http://www.wetcanvas.com/forums/showthread.php?t=584424)
07-29-2016, 04:50 PM
That series of chinless portraits reminds me of . . .
07-29-2016, 08:22 PM
That crazy face reminds me of........
Can Yucel doing a reproduction of Marie-Therese
09-20-2016, 09:47 AM
Picasso Weeping woman
09-20-2016, 09:55 AM
Which brings to mind Max Ginsburg's "War Pieta":
09-20-2016, 12:51 PM
Curiously an antidote came almost immediately to mind:
Bernini's "Ecstasy of Saint Teresa"
09-20-2016, 01:01 PM
09-20-2016, 08:12 PM
Maybe like this painting?
C W Eckersberg 1841
09-21-2016, 02:40 AM
In William Alexander Mĺnesřn's Astronaut in the Boudoir, the mirror's reflection has been replaced with the picture of an astronaut looking through the mirror. :clear:
I did not know if that picture could be posted here (?), it is more recent than many of the pieces of art posted here. But it can be found in a search online.Save
09-21-2016, 02:28 PM
The contours remind me of the topography in this Degas landscape:
09-21-2016, 09:50 PM
That texture reminds me of Van Gogh's landscapes.
Arles View from the Wheat Fields, 1888
10-09-2016, 09:01 PM
Harvesters by Dupre
10-09-2016, 10:02 PM
Which reminds me of...
10-09-2016, 11:01 PM
10-10-2016, 12:01 AM
Which brings to mind Alan Bean's painting of Eugene Cernan on the lunar surface:
10-10-2016, 11:49 AM
Way up there with flags, an alternate outlook . . . prayer flags at the base of Mount Everest by Alan Cotton:
10-10-2016, 08:13 PM
And sunlit mountains always remind me of Bierstadt.
Albert Bierstadt - Mountain Lake
10-11-2016, 01:40 AM
And imposing mountain peaks always remind me of Lawren Harris:
10-11-2016, 02:22 PM
That reminds me of some of Lou Renner's art.
10-11-2016, 04:16 PM
Those rolling waves of landscape and especially the colors remind me of Georges Lacombe's Marine Bleue:
10-11-2016, 08:31 PM
Instantly thought of that Japanese classic, The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Katsushika Hokusai
10-15-2016, 02:10 AM
And the rolling wave reminds me of Van Gogh's rolling starry sky in Starry Night
10-15-2016, 02:18 AM
Tens of thousands of years from now, the Pioneer 10 spacecraft will pass near one of those stars, carrying with it this plaque designed by Linda Salzman:
10-17-2016, 09:29 PM
That kinda reminds me of an attempt to diagram the last US presidential debate.
That attempt to communicate across time and distance reminds me of this petroglyph panel from Sego Canyon UT (artist(s) unknown . . . aside from Gay Whipple of course):
10-18-2016, 02:28 AM
Reminds me of the Lascaux cave paintings for obvious reasons.
10-18-2016, 01:16 PM
Nazca lines spider
10-18-2016, 04:39 PM
Reminds me of Anansi the Spider
10-18-2016, 05:29 PM
Must be something in the air that makes that remind me of Ub Iwerks' Skeleton Dance:
10-18-2016, 06:02 PM
Reminds me of "Skullface With Cigarette"
10-21-2016, 01:29 PM
The Smoker, Van Gogh
10-21-2016, 01:41 PM
Reminds me of The Smoker by Peterson
10-21-2016, 01:59 PM
Which brings to mind Samuel Beckett:
As the father of a friend of mine once remarked, he has a face that has been lived in...
10-22-2016, 01:46 PM
How about Self-portrait Without a Beard?
10-22-2016, 07:21 PM
How about Quasimodo?
10-22-2016, 07:35 PM
Henri Matisse - Notre Dame
10-22-2016, 08:02 PM
Ballard Locks, Seattle
by Rich (RBloechl )
10-22-2016, 08:29 PM
Flatford Lock John Constable
10-22-2016, 10:13 PM
"The Wind in the Willows"
10-22-2016, 11:31 PM
Ah, the joys of boating...
10-23-2016, 12:42 PM
...a Turner seascape - oh the drama of it!
10-23-2016, 01:05 PM
It's all fun and games till someone loses a mast . . .
gonna need a bigger boat by Winslow Homer
10-23-2016, 03:11 PM
10-23-2016, 03:41 PM
Watson and The Shark - John Singleton Copley
10-23-2016, 04:13 PM
Mrs Hudson and The Anteater - Richard Müller
10-23-2016, 05:10 PM
The Card Players by Paul Cézanne
10-23-2016, 05:29 PM
Dogs Playing Poker, painter Cassius Marcellus Coolidge (a.k.a. C.M. Coolidge)
10-23-2016, 08:03 PM
Card dogs remind me of Guard dogs:
from Speed Bump - Dave Coverly
10-24-2016, 03:12 AM
There is a cartoon character that looks like that, isn't there???
I can't remember or find a cartoon animal wearing a beret like that.
10-26-2016, 10:31 AM
10-26-2016, 04:13 PM
Let's rather have a real dog, shall we? :-)
Paulus Potter - Wolfhound
10-27-2016, 04:12 PM
Well if you insist on real dogs.....
10-28-2016, 08:32 PM
10-30-2016, 06:01 PM
Those three dogs' heads remind me of this dog's three heads:
William Blake - Cereberus and the Gluttons
11-02-2016, 07:30 AM
Ancient Greece - "The School of Athens" by Raphael
11-02-2016, 08:44 AM
La Disputa by the same
11-02-2016, 11:55 AM
Ghost Panel of the Great Gallery - Horseshoe Canyon UT:
(with a hint of Día de Muertos for your enjoyment) - artist(s) unknown
11-02-2016, 03:38 PM
reminds me of graphicali's work
esp. this one "fractures"
which I like
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