Home Register Mark Forums Read NTFU Login Rules Top Posters What We Need
Go Back   Documenting Reality > Topics of Interest & Research > Interesting Art, Science, & Technology

Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X 


Join Now
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 08-04-2013, 08:04 AM
GODISNOTGREAT's Avatar
GODISNOTGREAT
Online
My Rank: FIRST SERGEANT
Poster Rank:273
Emoji Poet ΦBK
Join Date: Aug 2013
 
Mentioned: 7 Post(s)
Quoted: 1165 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
16/20 3/20
Today Posts
11/11 sssss2556
Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

This is the Study after Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X, painted by the great Francis Bacon in 1953, and is my favorite of his. It is 1 of 45 variations of his which were inspired by the Spanish artist Diego Velázquez magnum opus of Pope Innocent X in 1650.
Your Source For Death Pictures and Death Video
innocent.jpg  


Last edited by LeggoTheGreat; 07-24-2014 at 04:26 PM.
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to GODISNOTGREAT For This Useful Post:
Feirefiz, Oswald2001, Xfactor
  #3  
Old 08-04-2013, 02:23 PM
pankajsharma's Avatar
pankajsharma
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:520
Male
Join Date: Apr 2010
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 27 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
1/20 12/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss968
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

link?
  #4  
Old 08-05-2013, 05:27 AM
Feirefiz's Avatar
Feirefiz
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:535
Die Seynen nimmt der Herr im Schlafe!
Join Date: Mar 2009
 
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 94 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
4/20 14/20
Today Posts
7/11 ssssss922
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

wow, just wow.
  #5  
Old 08-07-2013, 09:04 PM
Cassius's Avatar
Cassius
Offline:
My Rank: SERGEANT
Poster Rank:744
Male
Join Date: May 2013
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 56 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 4/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss545
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

The original by Velasquez for comparison
Your Source For Death Pictures and Death Video
velazquez.innocent-x.jpg  

The Following User Says Thank You to Cassius For This Useful Post:
GODISNOTGREAT
  #6  
Old 08-07-2013, 09:05 PM
Cassius's Avatar
Cassius
Offline:
My Rank: SERGEANT
Poster Rank:744
Male
Join Date: May 2013
 
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 56 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 4/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss545
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

I agree - it's a great stylistic study of the original work that translates some of Innocent X's storied past.
The Following User Says Thank You to Cassius For This Useful Post:
GODISNOTGREAT
  #7  
Old 08-12-2013, 04:36 AM
D-rock's Avatar
D-rock
Offline:
My Rank: STAFF SERGEANT
Poster Rank:487
Male
Join Date: May 2009
 
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 370 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssss1090
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

It looks like he opened the ark of the covenant.
  #8  
Old 08-12-2013, 10:28 PM
THELORDABORTION's Avatar
THELORDABORTION
Offline:
My Rank: CORPORAL
Poster Rank:851
female
Join Date: Oct 2009
 
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 20 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
0/20 13/20
Today Posts
1/11 ssssss441
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

  #9  
Old 08-15-2013, 06:09 PM
spycosis's Avatar
spycosis
Offline:
My Rank: SERGEANT
Poster Rank:693
XY
Join Date: May 2010
 
Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Quoted: 115 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
5/20 11/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss613
Re: Study After Velázquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X

That is fucking hilarious. It's not finished, completely out of context, and a perverted bastardization of the original, which given it's subject matter, is an appropriate change, I feel. This painting is as close as you can get to hitting someone in the face without actually laying a finger on them.
The Following Users Disliked This Post By spycosis:
GODISNOTGREAT
Documenting Reality > Topics of Interest & Research > Interesting Art, Science, & Technology
Reply

Thread Tools


Amateur Sex & Naked Wife And Girlfriend Forum




Powered by vBulletin Copyright 2000-2010 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO