sábado, 31 de marzo de 2012

Claro Homenaje: John Singer Sargent y Nicole Kidman

Mrs Charles E. Inches, 1887

Madame X, 1884 (also recreated by Julianne Moore as seen here)
Now considered one of his best works, its unveiling at the time was surrounded in controversy.

Mrs George Swinton, 1897

Mrs Carl Meyer and Her Children, 1896

Lady Agnew,1893

Mrs John Chapman, 1893

Izme Vickers, 1907


Kirsten Dunst in Vogue (September 2006);
Marie Antoinette by Élisabeth Vigée-Lebrun

Uma Thurman in "The Golden Bowl" (2000); A Passing Storm by James Tissot (1876)

Calista Flockhart in "A Midsummer's Night
Dream" (1999); Couple by Charles Dana
Gibson (1904)

Audrey Hepburn in "My Fair Lady" (1964);
Young Lady in a Boat by James Tissot

Gillian Anderson in "House of Mirth" (2000);
Rendezvous by Charles Dana Gibson (1909)

Gwyneth Paltrow and Jeremy Northam in
"Emma" (1996); Two's Company, Three's
by Marcus Stone (1892)

Jane Seymour and Anthony Edwards in
"The Scarlet Pimpernel" (1982); The
Morning Walk
by Thomas Gainsborough

Mia Kirshner in "Anna Karenina" (1997);
Hush! by James Tissot (1875)


Claro Homenaje: Múltiples

Hans Hemling – Virgin and Child, 1475

– Lady with an Ermine, 1490 (check out the kiddie version here)

Unknown – Gabrielle d’Estrees and one of her sisters in the bath, 1595


Leonardo Da Vinci’s The Last Supper in Marithe + François Girbaud ad campaign

in the De Beers campaign is a carbon copy of Botticelli’s Birth of Venus

Christian Dior’s Poison ad recreated Charles Allan Gilbert’s “All Is Vanity”

Ray Caesar recreated by Bruno Dayan

Eugenio Recuenco incorporates La Mort de Marat by Jacques Louis David in this photo

Nick Knight recreates Tamara Lempicka‘s Andromeda

As I’ve mentioned before, the Three Graces have been fertile ground, as seen here in two different interpretations one by Annie Leibovitz starring comediennes Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Sarah Silverman, and the other by Camilla Akrans for Sisley Underwear

Even having been painted by an unknown artist, everybody loves Gabrielle and her sister, or at the very least Ellen von Unwerth and Andrea Giacobbe do.

Magritte‘s “The Lovers” has also proven to be quite popular, as proven by recreations from Jean François Campos and Danny Christensen

Rodney Smith does Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s The Swing

Rodney Smith (again) does Ingres La Grand Odalisque (once again familiar territory for Julianne Moore)

Spanish art directing wonder duo Kattaca and photographer Paco Peregrin recreated a couple of Mark Ryden‘s paintings in their editorial The Blood Show:
a) The cloven bunny

b) Rose

Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe by Edouard , 1862

Les Trois Grâces by Jean-Baptiste Regnault, 1799 (although truth be told, were a recurring theme in painting, as you can see here)

Gabrielle d’Estrées et une de ses soeurs, Unknown artist, 1594

Jeune homme nu assis au bord de la mer by Hippolyte Flandrin, 1836

Olympia by Manet, 1863

La baigneuse de Valpincon by , 1808

Le sommeil by Courbet, 1866

Venus au miroir by Velazquez, 1649-51

Le verrou by , 1780

Madeleine à la Veilleuse, , 1776-1780

Mona Lisa, , 1504-1518

The swing by Jean-Honoré , 1767

Jeanne Hebuterne’s Portrait by Amedeo , 1918

Les demoiselles d’Avignon by Pablo , 1907