The most hilarious work of art 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. An artwork has the ability to capture the emotions of its audience, and so it takes a person who’s interested in arts to understand this. In the past, when civilization was on its early stages, people have used different expressions of art to captivate feelings. Those artists who have successfully portrayed a moment in time are often guaranteed a life-long recognition, ore even more. There are times that when you see a work of art you just can’t stop yourself from laughing. This is quite unavoidable at times especially if it truly is worth the laugh. Keep reading below if you do not want to miss out on the most hilarious works of art.
The Experts (1837)
There are artists who placed hidden witty commentaries on their artwork and a lot of people find this hilarious especially that time before Joke of the Day calendars were released. “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. This painting represents the art snobs who have only been attracted to conventional styles of painting and are wittily represented by monkeys.
The Flatterers (1592)
During the 16th century, when odd and abstract artworks were famous, the “The Flatterers” was born. Painted by Pieter Brueghel, this painting depicts a situation wherein show-offs try to impress their superiors in a very obsequious manner.
Joseph Ducreux, 1793
Joseph Ducreux’s self-portrait is known for its Archaic Rap meme status and its pop culture vibes. In this painting is an image of Joseph Ducreux in an 18th century fashion while pointing slyly.
Paintings of Children, 1888
Vincent Van Gogh is known for his mysterious-looking and emotional paintings. However, he was not always inclined to this tone. He also enjoyed painting children while using his classic style. “Paintings of Children” is a series of oil paintings that was painted by Vincent Van Gogh while using children as his subjects. The series of paintings was not intended to be hilariously looking but the viewers find it too funny.
A lot of famous paintings were not intended to be comical-looking, but when introduced in the modern context it became famous to more people making it open to a greater amount of interpretations. But still, each of us have a different view on things and what may be funny for you may not be funny for the rest.