Friday, June 06, 2008

If Google can do it, so can I

I know it's like being a Manchester United or Green Bay Packers fan but I love this painting:


Stephanie said...

Help for those of us with no art history education: whose is it?

Scooter said...

Diego Velasquez's Las Meninas (Maids of honor). It's in the Prado in Madrid. Picasso loved it so much he did an entire study on it (must be 20-30 paintings) that is kept in the Museu Picasso in Barcelona.

It is the artist painting the King and Queen as seen from the K & Q.