Thursday, August 20, 2015

The Infinite Art Tournament, Round 2 TIEBREAK: Marc v. Martini!

We started tiebreakers earlier this week to resolve ties in the Haeckel/Marc and Martin/Martini matches.  This is the second of the two tiebreak matches.



Franz Marc
1880 - 1916
German

Defeated American John Marin easily in Round 1.
Tied with Ernst Haeckel in his first try at Round 2.







Simone Martini
c.1284 - 1344
Sienese

Defeated Masaccio in Round 1.
Tied with John Martin in his first attempt at Round 2.







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.

13 comments:

Christine M. said...

Marc

boonec1974 said...

Elliott and I are casting a vote for Martini.

Ben said...

This one is easy--Marc.

pfly said...

I've long liked Marc.

Morgan said...

Hmm. Marc.

Elizabeth Farquhar said...

Marc, but kudos to Martini for the sheep-milking vignette. Blessed are the cheesemakers!

Michael5000 said...

Marc votes for Mariah -- D'oh, I need to wake up. MARIAH VOTES FOR MARC on Facebook.

DrSchnell said...

Marc

mrs.5000 said...

I'll join Elliott and his dad in the church of the awesomeness of Simone Martini.

Michael5000 said...

I liked Martini, scrolling up, and then I saw Marc, and liked him better.

Michael5000 said...

Susan votes for Marc -- "easy easy choice."

Michael5000 said...

The the church of the awesomeness of Simone Martini falls to the church of the awesomeness of Franz Marc, by a 9-3 margin. Onward to Round 3!

lamanyana said...

Marc