Most hilarious artworks in the world
One of the ways to express ourselves is through crafting an artwork. A person’s skills, imagination, and emotions are the foundation of his/her artworks. A person who is interested in the field of arts has a greater understanding of the amount of emotion that an artwork can captivate. Even during the early ages, people have used many forms of art to convey a message and in turn gain the emotions of other people. It is not easy to portray one’s feelings and imagination into a piece of artwork, but oftentimes those who succeed are destined for recognition that lasts throughout ages. A work of art can also become a laughing material because of the image that the artist tried to portray. This is quite unavoidable at times especially if it truly is worth the laugh. To be aware to some of these hilarious artworks, continue to read below.
The Experts (1837)
People had a good laugh with hidden witty meanings behind famous works of art before they knew Joke of the Day calendars and many more other comical materials. “The Experts”, created by Alexandre Decamps, is one of these artworks and was made after the artist experienced repeated rejection from the French Academy of Painting. The “The Experts” represents the obsession of art snobs to a painting that is conventionally styled, and the best part is that these art snobs were depicted by monkeys.
The Flatterers, 1592
The 16th century was famous for producing odd and abstract paintings, and it is also during this time when the “The Flatterers” was created. This painting was painted by Pieter Brueghel in an attempt to portray pretentious people who try too hard to please their superiors.
Joseph Ducreux (1793)
“Joseph Ducreux” is a self-portrait that is famous for its Archaic Rap meme status and coincidentally, it exudes vibes that of the pop culture. The painting shows Joseph Ducreux in a top hat, holding a cane while pointing slyly towards its audience.
Paintings of Children (1888)
Vincent Van Gogh is known for his mysterious-looking and emotional paintings. Although he is famous for that style of art, that does not mean that he is consistent with this tone. He also enjoyed painting children while using his classic style. “Paintings of Children”, also known as “Babies by Van Gogh”, is a series of oil paintings showing children. He did not intend to make it look funny but in some way people find it hilarious.
While there are paintings that were intentionally made to be funny, there are still numerous ones that only became hilarious once introduced in the modern scene. However, each person have their own opinions and what we see may not be true to some.