Friday, March 28, 2008

Homage


Painting completed in the 16th century by the court painter HyacinthANT Rigaud. This royal portrait of LouAnt the 14th shows Homage to the fine silks and textiles of the various hives of FrAnTs during his rule.


Here is the true painting of Louis ivx of France (not FrAnts) by Hyacinth Rigaud.

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24 comments:

Diana Evans said...

Love your LouAnt...very cute and nice to pay homage to all the fine fabrics...

have a great weekend!!!

Cheers,
Diana

Faruffa said...

OHHHHHHHHHH AMAZING!!!!!!!!!

ValGalArt said...

I love Frants! What a rich and colourful life he has!

murphy girl said...

brilliant! i bet this hangs in some grand ballroom in the west wing?

Mim said...

really funny and cute and a great drawing.

Anonymous said...

Hhehhheeeee, what a posh FrAnT!

rbaird said...

LouAnt has such and elegant stance!
Truly royal!

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Scarlett said...

I love this, so wicked.

Bobo Cat said...

This is sososo funny, great idea.

P/S: Thanks for your vote for bobo, really happy with it.

sycla said...

Hahaha! FRANTS! Totally fits the picture you created.

Oh man, that's a riot...Well done!

Hey Harriet said...

Haha! That's brilliant! Your gorgeous & funny LouAnt rocks!

Ginger*:)* said...

FRANTS!!!! marvelous! LouAntie is devine.

Eric said...

Very nice. I like his antenna/hair. Fun and colorful!

Thank you for you nice comment on my blog as well.

van dyke said...

Fun colors and great take on the theme!

Anonymous said...

louie never looked so good lol funny stuff
michael dailey

Ellen said...

What a great idea! VERY cute.

Dan said...

I love this spruced up homage. Delightful take on a classic!

adam brown said...
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Digital Scott's Illustrationblog said...

Very nice!!!

thedoodlegirl said...

Now THAT is cool.

princesstomato said...

get OUT! look at all the details. only you would put the ant in FRANTS! fun stuff!

i see london, i see frants, i see louants underpants!

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Dot said...

that is so funny!

imwithsully said...

Ha! This made me laugh out loud. I love to look at your work.