And a very happy Midwinter to you. Indeed, last night was the winter solstice and the longest night of the year; which means that you got much, much more sleep than you would have say, if you stayed up all night thinking of smart-Alec captions to Olde Master paintings.
As Italian painters go (which, arguably, are not as well as their scooters), you might get quite good mileage out of a bloke called Tiziano Vecelli or Tiziano Vecellio – or as the Poms know him, “Titian”. Don’t hold back folks, because there is nothing more inconvenient than linseed oil and Chrome Yellow in your Gnocchi.
Now, it is not often that a very talented artist knows about this blog – much less thinks enough of it to request – REQUEST!!! to be misinterpreted. There might be better ways of being immortalised than to have a second rate comic (no, make that third rate wannabe comic) compose asinine captions – it will at least provide some well deserved exposure. The artist’s name is Daniel Mooy, you can find him here and here is an example of his work which I’ve captioned below…..