A 66-year-old American photographer Laura Hofstadter has created an adorable project where she recreates masterpieces of classical paintings in a series of black and white pself-portraits.


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Laura believes that "the older we get, the more invisible we become to  the society." With this project of recreating famous art pieces she not only wanted to have fun, but also to prove that there are no age limits for art.

More info: laurahofstadter.com

#1 Esperanza – George Frederick Watts

Esperanza – George Frederick Watts

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TC 8 months ago

Well, that's a long neck...

#2 Whistler’s Mother – James Mcneill Whistler

Whistler’s Mother – James Mcneill Whistler

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Ivy Blue 1 year ago

A bit shame on me but I learned about this painting existence because it appeared in one of Mr Bean films xD

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#3 Girl With A Pearl Earring – Johannes Vermeer

Girl With A Pearl Earring – Johannes Vermeer

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Sick Boy 1 year ago

This one's witty.

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#4 The Scream – Edvard Munch

The Scream – Edvard Munch

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Daria B 1 year ago

Even the sea is posing in her favour! ♥

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#5 Self Portrait – Judith Leyster

Self Portrait – Judith Leyster

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Carla Mae Pruneda 1 year ago

Absolutely Fabulous!!!!

#6 Absinthe Drinker – Pablo Picasso

Absinthe Drinker – Pablo Picasso

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#7 Mezzetin – Jean-Antoine Watteau

Mezzetin – Jean-Antoine Watteau

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Anna Repp 1 year ago

I just recently found out that this painting was one of the paintings sold in secrecy by the communists from the State Hermitage museum in St. Petersburg in 1930. They robbed the state and the people of some of the greatest art in history in exchange for money.

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#8 Self Portrait – Rembrandt

Self Portrait – Rembrandt

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Jasmina Wetherley 11 months ago

apparently, he painted many self-portraits of himself because he found himself fascinating

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#9 Cafe Singer – Edgar Degas

Cafe Singer – Edgar Degas

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#10 Mona Lisa – Leonardo Da Vinci

Mona Lisa – Leonardo Da Vinci

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3ke 1 year ago

The elder woman has way more sass than Mona Lisa.

#11 The Son Of Man – Rene Magritte

The Son Of Man – Rene Magritte

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Mylah Rose 1 year ago

How hard would it have been to get a red tie?!

#12 St Agatha – Piero Della Francesca

St Agatha – Piero Della Francesca

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Yezid Puerto 1 year ago

ufff that face,..., excellent !!!!

#13 Dante Alighieri – Sandro Botticelli

Dante Alighieri – Sandro Botticelli

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