Saturday, February 3, 2018

The Infinite Art Tournament, Round Four: Matisse v. Metsu!

It's the antepenultimate match of the Fourth Round of the Infinite Art Tournament!

Henri Matisse
1869 - 1954
  • Crushed Chilean Roberto Matta in Round 1.
  • Crushed fifteenth century German Hans Memling in Round 2.
  • Beat Quentin Massys in Round 3. YOUR VOTE COUNTS!

Gabriel Metsu
1629 - 1667
  • Defeated Mario Merz in Round 1.
  • Defeated Play-In Tournament artist Jean Baptiste Oudry in Round 2.
  • Tied with Michelangelo(!) in his first try at Round 3.
  • Beat Anders Zorn by a single vote in the Round 3 tiebreaker. 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. Fourth-round matches are open for at least three months after posting.


UnwiseOwl said...

Metsu. Matisse does nothing for me.

Michael5000 said...

There are three early votes for Matisse on the Facebook feed.

Morgan said...


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boonec1974 said...

Matisse is something else.

DrSchnell said...


mrs.5000 said...

They're both something, but I'll go with Matisse.

Nichim said...


Michael5000 said...

Susan votes for Matisse.

Michael5000 said...

I feel a little funny about this, but I'm going to go with Metsu here.