Something brilliant has begun over at Is there a Plan B? which I thought was so good, I had to join in.
It all started with a Gallery entry for the theme ‘Still Life’ where Plan B recreated an old master with some modern touches. Her first two re:masterpieces are excellent and I urge you to look at them before you have a peek at mine. She has set up a link so others can add their own works of art.
I decided for my own effort to work on a photo my son took when we visited the Musee d’Orsay in Paris a couple of years ago.
Bedroom in Arles – Vincent van Gogh – 1888
So, ta-da, my recreation of this masterpiece shows my son Rory’s bedroom,
tidied rearranged to mirror van Gogh’s room. The angle isn’t quite right as the room isn’t long enough: I didn’t think knocking a wall down for a photo opportunity was appropriate.
Bedroom in Holbeach – Trish Burgess – 2010
I did contemplate having a crack at the painting below (Gabrielle d’Estrées et une de ses soeurs – unknown artist) which we saw when we visited The Louvre, but I wasn’t quite drunk enough. Now if someone else wants to try….