Sunday, 10 March 2013

Stone Ducreuxs

Here's another brilliant painting by Joseph Ducreux.

This one is a self-portrait, painted circa 1793 and known in French as Portrait de l'artiste sous les traits d'un moqueur. It isn't hard to see why this would take off as an internet meme.


Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

He looks like quite the character!

Dave said...

He certainly does.