Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Infinite Art Tournament, Left Bracket Second Round: Severini v. Siberechts!

Gino Severini
1883 - 1966
Italian; worked in France

Lost to Georges Seurat in Round 1.
Walloped American George Segal in First Round Elimination.

Jan Siberechts
1627 - 1703
Dutch; worked in Britain

Defeated Walter Sickert in Round 1.
Lost to Charles Sheeler in 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, but likely much longer.


Christine M. said...


UnwiseOwl said...

Ooh...tough one, but screw it, I'm giving it to Siberechts.

Morgan said...

I don't like the new painting, but I'm still going to vote Severini.

Matt Reilly said...


Michael5000 said...

Mariah breaks for Severini on FB.

boonec1974 said...


mrs.5000 said...

Hmmm, I guess it's Severini for me.

Michael5000 said...

Siberechts is good, and he has a nice cow, but Severini seems very playful and interesting in a way that seems like it might have translated nicely to mid-century childrens book illustrations.

Michael5000 said...

Susan votes for Siberechts.

pfly said...

I don't know! Siberechts, I guess.