Sunday, February 9, 2014

Fragonard Cookie Monster Lapdance

Further research on the Fragonard offered recently at Sotheby's by  Lynda and Stewart Resnick (as reported in William Poundstone's LACMA on Fire blog) reveals that the original title was not "Two Girls on a Bed Playing With Their Dogs" but "Cookie Monster Lapdance" -- until the always-litigious Sesame Street mob demanded a paint-over.

The Hensonized Version.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

yeah! This should be at the Huntington next to the Blue Boy.