Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Infinite Art Tournament, Left Bracket Second Round: Hartung v. Hammershoi!

Hans Hartung
1904 - 1992
German; worked in France

Put up a good fight against Childe Hassam in Round 1.
Won a close one against St. Ives' Patrick Heron in First Round Elimination. YOUR VOTE COUNTS!!!






Wilhelm Hammershoi
1864 - 1916
Danish

Crushed the late Richard Hamilton in Round 1.
Lost to Old Master Frans Hals by a single vote in Round 2. YOUR VOTE COUNTS!!!







Vote for the artist of your choice in the comments, or any other way that works for you. Commentary and links to additional work are welcome. Polls open for at least one month past posting, but likely much longer.

15 comments:

Christine M. said...

Hammershoi

Elizabeth said...

Hammershoi, no contest.

Morgan said...

I do like both, but I like Hartung more.

Chuckdaddy said...

One of the easiest decisions for me in a while. Hammershoi

Kenneth Noisewater said...

2nd guy all the way. Love his Lonely Ladies series.

DrSchnell said...

Hammershoi

Ben said...

Hartung

mrs.5000 said...

Hartung's not bad, but I really like Hammershoi!

pfly said...

Hammershoi

Michael5000 said...

Here's an emailed vote for Hammershoi - "No contest here."

Michael5000 said...

I will cast a careless vote towards Hartung's dynamism.

Candida said...

I like Hammershoi's style.

lamanyana said...

Hartung

UnwiseOwl said...

Wow, not normally my thing, but I'm going to go Hartung.

Michael5000 said...

The enthusiasm, and the votes, seem to have landed on the side of Hammershoi, who wins one for Denmark with a total of 9 votes to 5.