After “Sir Thomas More” by Holbein the Younger
Rodney Pike is a renowned graphic designer and digital illustrator who specializes in photo-manipulated illustrations. From caricature to humorous and political satire illustrations, Pike distorts actual photographs of his subjects, turning them into hilarious and twisted portraits.
Recently, the design blog Abduzeedo shared a recent series of Pike’s, titled "Mr. Bean Collection", wherein he inserted the famous British comic actor Rowan Atkinson, famed for his character Mr. Bean, into historical portraits. The result is simply amazing and if you liked Mr. Bean, you are going to adore all the versions of his new self.
After “Meditation” by William Adolphe Bouguereau
After “Thomas Howard, third Duke of Norfolk” by Holbein the Younger
After “Self Portrait” by Rembrandt van Rijn
After “Mrs. Richard Yates” by Gilbert Stuart
After “George Washington” by Gilbert Stuart
After “An Old Man in a Military Costume” by Rembrandt van Rijn
After “Irene” by William Adolphe Bouguereau
After “‘Tronie’ of a Man with a Feathered Beret” by Rembrandt van Rijn
After “Vanity” by Frank Cadogan Cowper
After “Portrait of a Young Man with Book” by Agnolo Bronzino