Art history isn’t everyone’s bag, but there is definitely value in being able to look at a painting and know whose brush brought it to life.
And while it takes years for scholars to study the intricacies and subtleties of why the paintings of particular artists look the way they do, you can learn to spot them at a glance with these simple, hilarious tricks.
Everyone, including the women, looks like Vladamir Putin.
If you’ve ever had an acid trip, this is what it looked like. If you haven’t, well, use your imagination.
Everyone is a hobo illuminated by a dim streetlamp. Even himself.
Lots of tiny people, lots of other insane crap going on, too.
There’s not a single “normal” body in the bunch.
Lord of the Rings featuring wavy-haired Madonnas instead of Hobbits.
Look for the ballerinas, my friends.
Are fancy people not having fun at parties? It’s Manet.
Fancy people are having fun at parties!
Everyone is naked, beautiful, and ripped. We’re talking men with 10-packs.
Dappled light and no people.
The world is dark and people are tortured.
The men look like curly-haired, big-eyed women.
Everyone has a unibrow. Also, it’s mostly just Frida Kahlo.
Go ahead and thank the internet for making you look super smart next time you head to the museum.