People create art to express themselves. Art is the product of honing the skills, imagination, and emotions of a person. A person who is interested in the field of arts has a greater understanding of the amount of emotion that an artwork can captivate. To capture the feelings of people during the early times, people have used various forms of art. 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. If you want a good laugh, then continue to read below for some examples of the most hilarious artworks in the world.
The Experts, 1837
People had a good laugh with hidden witty meanings behind famous works of art before they knew Joke of the Day calendars and many more other comical materials. “The Experts” , one of the paintings that contain humorous remarks, was made by Alexandre Decamps after the French Academy of Painting have consistently rejected his unconventional artworks. “The Experts” was made to depict various art snobs (represented by monkeys) who are obsessed with a more conventional painting.
The Flatterers (1592)
“The Flatterers” is made during the 16th century where it is generally filled by odd and abstract forms of expression. “The Flatterers” was painted by Pieter Brueghel in an intention to portray how people obsequiously try to satisfy their superiors.
Joseph Ducreux, 1793
“Joseph Ducreux” is a self-portrait that is famous for its Archaic Rap meme status and coincidentally, it exudes vibes that of the pop culture. The painting shows Joseph Ducreux in a top hat, holding a cane while pointing slyly towards its audience.
Paintings of Children, 1888
Vincent Van Gogh, an artist known for his mysterious and emotional style of painting. However, he was not always inclined to this tone. Vincent Van Gogh has his own classic style and he uses this even when painting children. “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.