Did these artists foresee Lockdown? Probably not, but we’re enjoying how apt they are for these strange times. Here’s 7 paintings that sum up life in lockdown.
Edvard Munch – The Scream
Enough said. But please note the social distancing between the front and back figures.
Vincent Van Gogh – Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear
Those DIY haircuts can be dangerous you know, just ask our mate Vincent.
Vincent Van Gogh – The Potato Eaters
Sums up the family eating another meal together, sporting the strange lockdown outfits we’ve all been become so accustomed to.
Henry Fuseli – The Nightmare
Is anyone else having the super vivid, strange dreams? These guys are yet to turn up in mine though.
Sir Edwin Henry Landseer – Isaac van Amburgh and his Animals
Life goals after watching Tiger King.
Rene Magritte – The Lovers II
Practising safe, Covid-free romance with a partner. Magritte had the right idea.
Eduard von Grützner – A Good Drink
When you realise it’s 6pm and therefor you can have a drink…