You can really tell what kind of weather they're having in Manhattan (I think). The lines are interrupted with indistinct areas and all the lights have a bloom of white around them, which is what you'd see on a misty evening. You can look at the piece and think "Oh yeah. We had a night like that the other night."
All in all, I applaud the ad for not using the super corny Thomas Kinkade storybook cheese-fest type of art to sell product. This painting is complex, subtle and sophisticated, which, I'm sure the Gilbey's execs would insist is no coincidence.
Here are some more wonderful events in the life of superchristian alcoholic and schmaltz artist Thomas Kinkade. Know what smells worse than urine on a plaster Disney figure? Hypocrisy. Enjoy.
Thomas Kinkade FBI investigation.
Thomas Kinkade arrested for drunk driving.
Thomas Kinkade Urinates on Winnie the Pooh figure at Disneyland hotel. He says God has guided his brush and his life for the past twenty years. Did God also guide his wiener when he marked Winnie the Pooh as his territory at Disneyland?
Thomas Kinkade heckles Siegfried & Roy (drunk) in Las Vegas.
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