July 18, 2011
iwriteasiwrite:

mohandasgandhi:

paxmachina:

Nicolas Poussin - The Adoration of the Golden Calf 

A 17th-century painting by Nicolas Poussin was vandalised at the National Gallery in London after a 57-year-old man reportedly sprayed it with red paint before being arrested by police.


I will never understand people who vandalize art.

Well that’s…just not right.
^AKA why we can’t have nice things.  
“Following a red spray paint attack on one of its paintings, should the National Gallery tighten up security – and charge visitors?”

iwriteasiwrite:

mohandasgandhi:

paxmachina:

Nicolas PoussinThe Adoration of the Golden Calf 

A 17th-century painting by Nicolas Poussin was vandalised at the National Gallery in London after a 57-year-old man reportedly sprayed it with red paint before being arrested by police.

I will never understand people who vandalize art.

Well that’s…just not right.

^AKA why we can’t have nice things.  

Following a red spray paint attack on one of its paintings, should the National Gallery tighten up security – and charge visitors?”

  1. bonedust reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    I saw that! Before it was vandalized that is…
  2. demith reblogged this from mohandasgandhi
  3. pagetwentythrree reblogged this from alittledysfunctional
  4. alittledysfunctional reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    People who vandalize art seriously disgust me.
  5. sidramatic reblogged this from mohandasgandhi
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  7. maggy-the-giant-hobbit reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    What the hell?! D:< This makes me mad
  8. mokidoki reblogged this from iwriteasiwrite and added:
    ^AKA why we can’t have nice things. “Following a red spray paint attack on one of its paintings, should the National...
  9. trebaolofarabia reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    "A painting like Poussin’s Golden Calf is made by a great artist, cherished by owners, and miraculously preserved down...
  10. iwriteasiwrite reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    Well that’s…just not right.
  11. dek-says-so reblogged this from mohandasgandhi and added:
    Waaa? Why does this still happen? Shit, folks; find something more constructive to do with your time.
  12. mohandasgandhi reblogged this from paxmachina and added:
    I will never understand people who vandalize art.
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