The Community's Art Gallery

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Anaxagoras » Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:36 am

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Witness » Thu Feb 21, 2019 4:30 am

↑ Another icy subject:

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The sea of ice, by Caspar David Friedrich, 1823 – 24. (Notice the ship.)

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Anaxagoras » Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:05 am

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There's a little bit of a "Pirates of the Caribbean" feel to it. (The ride, not the movies.)
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Anaxagoras » Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:51 pm

Slightly:
NSFW:
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Doctor X » Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:21 am

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Anaxagoras » Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:30 pm

Doctor X wrote:
Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:21 am
Heh . . . heh . . . hehhehheh . . . hey . . . Bevis . . . heh . . . heh . . . she got boned.

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by shemp » Sun Mar 10, 2019 10:25 pm

Anaxagoras wrote:
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:30 pm
Doctor X wrote:
Sun Mar 10, 2019 3:21 am
Heh . . . heh . . . hehhehheh . . . hey . . . Bevis . . . heh . . . heh . . . she got boned.

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Witness » Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:47 pm

Some drawings by (and of) Johann Heinrich Füssli:

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Füssli by George Hayter

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Mme Füssli (probably) from the back

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Mme Füssli, frontview

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Frontispice for Erasmus Darwin's "The botanical garden"

Some late 18th, early 19th c. ladies, slightly
NSFW:
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All stolen from https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Cate ... %C3%BCssli, where you can also see some of his very NSFW erotica.

I've been to an exhibition where there were incredibly hot drawings of yet (mostly) clothed ladies. Couldn't find them on the Web. :|

And of course everybody knows his Nightmare:

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Pyrrho » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:29 pm

Well he's no Zardoz...
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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Doctor X » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:30 pm

Why does it have an ear?

--J.D.
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"Doctor X is just treating you the way he treats everyone--as subhuman crap too dumb to breathe in after you breathe out."--Don
DocX: FTW.--sparks
"Doctor X wins again."--Pyrrho
"Never sorry to make a racist Fucktard cry."--His Humble MagNIfIcence
"It was the criticisms of Doc X, actually, that let me see more clearly how far the hypocrisy had gone."--clarsct
"I'd leave it up to Doctor X who has been a benevolent tyrant so far."--Grammatron
"Indeed you are a river to your people.
Shit. That's going to end up in your sig."--Pyrrho
"Try a twelve step program and accept Doctor X as your High Power."--asthmatic camel
"just like Doc X said." --gnome

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Witness » Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:54 pm

Art from toilet paper rolls (looks like G. W. Bush, no?).

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More: https://www.thisiscolossal.com/2014/08/ ... z-jacquet/

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

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Re: The Community's Art Gallery

Post by Witness » Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:34 pm

Walter Gropius, founder of the Bauhaus, by Irving Penn:

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And Le Corbusier, the Swiss "inventor of auto-punitive architecture" (as Dalí said), by the same:

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So much joie de vivre! :mrgreen: