A collection of paintings I’ve found in thrift stores that were inspired by paintings found in art galleries and museums by usually dead, famous artists.

Results vary.

Updated 12/22/2023

“Good artists copy, great artists steal”

Pablo Picasso

Artist (deceased)

‘American Gothic’ by Grant Wood + Amoorican Gothic Crosstitch

Grace Jones by Andy Warhol + Grace not by Andy

Princess Leia + Lesser Leia

‘Sleeping Peasants’ by Pablo Picasso + Not a Picasso

‘Quickie’ 1950’s Pulp Novel Cover + Not from the 1950’s

‘Blue Clown’ by Walt Kuhn + Not by Walt

‘Martyrdom of Saint Sebastian’ by Giovanni Antonio Bazzi + Not by Bazzi

‘Snobs’  book cover + Not Snobs

‘Raphael’s Cherubs’ by Raphael + Not Raphael

‘Pinkie’ by Thomas Lawrence + Not Pinkie

‘Casablanca’ with Bogart and Bergman + Not Bogie or Bergman

‘Albert’s Son’ by Andrew Wyeth + Not by Wyeth

‘Portrait Of Dora Maar’ by Pablo Picasso + not a Picasso

‘Escape’ by Margaret Keane + not by Keane

‘Girl With A Pearl Earring’ by Johannes Vermeer + Earrings not by Vermeer

‘The Helping Hand’ by Émile Renouf + not by Émile

‘On White II’ by Wassily Kandinksky + not by Wassily

‘Girl With A Watering Can’ by Pierre Auguste Renoir + not by Renoir

‘Identical Twins’ by Diane Arbus + not Identical

‘The Song Of The Lark’ by Jules Breton + not by Breton

‘A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La-Grande-Jatte ‘ by Georges Seurat_+ not by Seurat

‘Three Musicians’ by Pablo Picasso + not by Pablo

‘The Bedroom’ by Vincent Van Gogh + not by Vince

‘Self Portrait’ by Rembrandt + not by Rembrandt

‘Mona Lisa’ by Leonardo DaVinci + not by Leonardo

‘Self Portrait’ by Vincent Van Gogh + not by Vincent

‘Republic Pictures’ by Republic Pictures + not by Republic Pictures

‘Paris Street-Rainy Day’ by Gustave Caillebotte + not by Gustave

‘Don Manuel Osorio Manrique de Zuñiga’ by Francisco Goya + not by Goya

‘The Last Supper’ by Leonardo DaVinci + not by Leonardo

‘The Storm’ by Pierre Auguste Cot + not Cot

‘Garden Of Earthly Delights’ (detail) by Hieronymus Bosch + not by Bosch

‘St Matthew and the Angel ‘ by Caravaggio + not by Caravaggio

‘Convergence’ by Jackson Pollock + not by Jackson

‘Ma Rainey’  + not quite Ma

‘Bacchus’ by Caravaggio + not by Caravaggio

‘Rumple Minz Ad’ by unknown + also by unknown

‘To Pastures New’ by James Guthrie + not by Guthrie

‘Starry Night’ by Vincent Van Gogh + not Van Gogh

‘The Magnificent Conan’ by Boris Vallejo + not by Boris

‘The Kiss’ by Gustav Klimt + not by Klimt

The Burden of the Responsible Man’ by  James-C. Christensen + not by James

Two Sisters (On The Terrace)’ by Pierre-Auguste Renoir + not by Renoir