Saturday, January 7, 2017

The Infinite Art Tournament, Round One: Stubbs v. Sutherland!

On the first Saturday of an odd-numbered month, you'd usually be entitled to a semi-final match.  But this time we'll just close out First Round First Week with, what else: a First Round match.  Please put your hands together for Stubbs v. Sutherland!

George Stubbs
1724 - 1806


Graham Sutherland
1903 - 1980

Tied with Sir William Orpen in his first try at Round One.
Tied with Frederic Leighton in his second try at Round One.


Vote for the artist of your choice! Votes go in the comments. Commentary and links to additional work are welcome. Polls open for at least one month past posting.


Morgan said...


Christine M. said...


Dug said...


boonec1974 said...

Yeah, sorry Stubbs. Sutherland!

Nichim said...


DrSchnell said...


mrs.5000 said...

Oh, but Stubbs was the best lion v. horse painter that ever lived! And that is very nearly enough, but I have to give it to Sutherland for his wide and likable range.

pfly said...

Want to say Sutherland. Have to Google for more first. ...Okay, definitely Sutherland.

Michael5000 said...

Susan votes by mail for Stubbs.

Michael5000 said...

Stubbs for sure, for me.