medievalpoc:

cultureunseen:

http://society6.com/artist/replaceface

You know what’s funny? I think a lot of people view these images as interesting because they’re “unrealistic” or specifically because they feature men of color, anachronistic. I do like them, but I just wanted to add something….

For each of these implied anachronisms, there is a real painting of a real Man of Color from European Art History. (The text for each image is a link to learn more!)

A French Gentleman, c. 1800

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Toussaint L’Ouverture, c. 1790s

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Alexander Pushkin, 1899

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Portrait of Général Thomas Alexandre Dumas (father of author Alexandre Dumas)

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Raden Syarif Bustaman Saleh, Javanese Aristocrat and Artist in the Netherlands, 1840

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Olaudah Equiano, c. 1840s

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Abram Petrovich Gannibal, c. 1690s

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Chevalier de Saint-Georges, c. 1780s

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Ira Aldridge, Victorian Actor, c. 1840

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János Bihari, Composer, c. 1840

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The Postillion of Erddig House, 1730

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Jack Black of Ystumllyn, Wales, 1754

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A Young Eastern European Man c. 1750:

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P.S. my favorite from the OP is will.i.am!!!

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danielseunglee:

Heather, New Hampshire - 2014

danielseunglee:

Heather, New Hampshire - 2014

Editing Will and Carissa’s wedding. Great stuff in there. Can’t wait to give them all the shots!

Editing Will and Carissa’s wedding. Great stuff in there. Can’t wait to give them all the shots!

Working next to a construction site last week. Looks like they do one floor per day… – View on Path.

Working next to a construction site last week. Looks like they do one floor per day… – View on Path.

Sunset yesterday in greenpoint at WNYC Transmitter Park – View on Path.

Sunset yesterday in greenpoint at WNYC Transmitter Park – View on Path.

petersenzamiciphotography:

White Lung last week at Mercury Lounge. Really, really loud.