Saturday, August 29, 2020

The Ladder of Art -- Week #84


Cast votes for up to four of these seven artists by Saturday, August 29.  For clarifications, consult the Ladder of Art FAQ.



Last Week's Results
1. Léger: 8
2. Lowry: 6
3. Tatlin: 5
4. Cragg: 4
4. Gozzolli: 4
6. Matta: 3
7. Appel: -1


This Week's Contest



Jacopo Bassano
1510 - 1592
Italian

Tournament Record: Tied for 299th. Defeated Batoni, lost to Basquiat and Gentile Bellini. 16 votes for, 21 against (.432).





Gustave Moreau
1826 - 1898
French

Tournament Record: Placed for 303rd. Beat Morandi and Morisot, lost to Monet and the Master of Moulins. 19 votes for, 25 against (.432).





L.S. Lowry
1887 - 1973
British

Tournament Record: Placed 305th. Defeated Lucas van Leyden, lost to Andy Goldsworthy, tied with Maillol, lost to the Master of Moulins. 21 votes for, 28 against (.429). 

  • Placed Second, Week #83. 



Vladimir Tatlin
1885 - 1953
Russian

Tournament Record: Placed 311th. Tied with Tàpies, lost to Vasarely, tied with Zoffany, and lost to Thiebaud. 17 votes for, 23 against (.425).

  • Placed First in Week #81. 
  • Placed Third, Week #83.





Benozzo Gozzoli
1421 - 1497
Florentine

Tournament Record: Placed 332nd. Lost to El Greco and Jan van Goyen. 10 votes for, 14 against (.417).
  • Tied for First, Week #73. 
  • Tied for First, Week #75. 
  • Tied for First, Week #77.
  • Tied for First, Week #79.
  • Tied for Third, Week #81.
  • Placed Second, Week #82.
  • Tied for Fourth, Week #83.




Tony Cragg
born 1949
English

Tournament Record:Placed 334th. Tied with Cozens, Lost to Andy Goldsworthy, Lambasted Lucas van Leyden, lost to Mabuse. 22 votes for, 31 against (.415).
  • Tied for First in Week #72.
  • Tied for Third, Week #74.
  • Placed Third, Week #75.
  • Placed Fourth, Week #76.
  • Placed Third, Week #77.
  • Placed Second, Week #78.
  • Tied for First, Week #79.
  • Placed Second, Week #81.
  • Tied for Third, Week #82.
  • Tied for Fourth, Week #83.
 



William Merritt Chase
1849 - 1916
American

Tournament Record:Tied for 439th. Beaten by Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin and Christo. 6 votes for, 14 votes against (.300).
  • Placed Second, Week #26.
  • Tied for First, Week #27.
  • Placed First, Week #29.
  • Placed First, Week #31.
  • Tied for Second, Week #33. 
  • Tied for Second again, Week #34. 
  • Tied for First, Week #35. 
  • Placed First, Weeks #37, 39, & 41. 
  • Tied for First in Week #43.
  • Placed First, Weeks #45, 47, 49 & 51.
  • Placed First again in Week #53.  He took his bye in Week #54, and then waited a few weeks for the Ladder to catch back up to him.
  • Placed First in Week #57. 
  • Tied for First in Week #59. 
  • Placed First in Week #61. 
  • Tied for First in Week #63.
  • Placed First in Week #65. 
  • Placed Second in Week #67. 
  • Tied for First in Week #68. 
  • First Place, Week #70. 
  • Tied for First in Week #72. 
  • Placed First, Weeks #74, 76, 78, 80, and 82.
 



Cast up to four votes in the comments by Saturday morning!

9 comments:

Morgan said...

Lowry, Gozzoli, Cragg, and Chase. That's quite the climb for Chase so far!

mrs.5000 said...

Bassano, Gozzoli, Chase.

Chuckdaddy said...

Easy. Bassano, Lowry, Moreau, Gozzoli, and Chase. Wait, that's 5! I'll drop Moreau I guess.

Monsoon said...

Moreau, Gozzoli, and Lowry for now.

Candida said...

Bassano, Moreau, Lowry, Chase.

Nora said...

Chase, Lowry, and Cragg.

Against Tatlin.

Elliott said...

Chase, Cragg, Moreau, and Lowry.

Michael5000 said...

And me? I'll stick with Cragg and Chase.

Michael5000 said...

Oh hi. Here's some late votes from Susan: VOTES -- LS Lowry, Tatlin, Gozzoli & Chase