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Art references

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This is a list of art references in The Simpsons.

References to art in The Simpsons[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Picture Season Episode number Episode name Reference
Sailor Boy (Bart the General).png 1 5 "Bart the General" V-J Day in Times Square by Alfred Eisenstaedt.
Le Bassin Aux Nympheas.png 11 "The Crepes of Wrath" Le Bassin Aux Nymphéas by Claude Monet.
Champ de ble aux corbeaux.png Champ de blé aux corbeaux by Vincent van Gogh.
The Crepes of Wrath Figures.png Le rêve by Henri Rousseau.
Le Dejeuner sur l'herbe.png Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe by Édouard Manet.
Washington Crossing the Delaware (Bart Gets an "F").png 2 14 "Bart Gets an "F"" Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze.
Whitewashing the Fence.png 22 "Itchy & Scratchy & Marge" Whitewashing the Fence by Norman Rockwell.
Itchy Scratchy Marge David.png David by Michelangelo.
The Garden of Earthly Delights.png 23 "Bart Gets Hit by a Car" The Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch.
The Great Wave off Kanagawa.png 24 "One Fish, Two Fish, Blowfish, Blue Fish" The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai.
Duffahama.png The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai.
Girl at Mirror Marge.png 25 "The Way We Was" Girl at Mirror by Norman Rockwell.
Soldier getting shot.png 29 "Bart's Dog Gets an "F"" The Falling Soldier by Robert Capa.
Nighthawk Old Money.png 30 "Old Money" Nighthawks by Edward Hopper.
Campbell's Soup Cans (Brush with Greatness).png 31 "Brush with Greatness" Campbell's Soup Cans by Andy Warhol.
Ascending and Descending (Brush with Greatness).png Ascending and Descending by M. C. Escher.
Springfield Post Office art.png 35 "Blood Feud" The Creation of Adam by Michelangelo.
Vitruvian Man (Saturdays of Thunder).png 3 44 "Saturdays of Thunder" Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png 56 "Black Widower" Freedom from Want by Norman Rockwell.
The False Mirror.png 4 68 "Mr. Plow" The False Mirror by René Magritte.
Christina's World.png Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth.
Venus de Milo Burns Smithers.png 5 85 "Rosebud" Venus de Milo by Alexandros of Antioch.
Van Gogh self-portrait.png 86 "Treehouse of Horror IV" Van Gogh self-portrait by Vincent van Gogh.
The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dali.png The Persistence of Memory and The Dream by Salvador Dalí.
Ascending and Descending.png Ascending and Descending by M. C. Escher.
The Scream by Edvard Munch.png The Scream by Edvard Munch.
The Death of Marat - Jacques-Louis David.png The Death of Marat by Jacques-Louis David.
Three Musicians by Pablo Picasso.png Three Musicians by Pablo Picasso.
The Son of Man by Rene Magritte.png The Son of Man by René Magritte.
Dogs Playing Poker by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.png A Friend in Need by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.
Melancholy and Mystery of a Street.png Melancholy and Mystery of a Street by Giorgio de Chirico.
Dogs Playing Poker by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge (Bart Simpson's Dracula).png A Friend in Need by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.
Mona Lisa (Treehouse of Horror IV).png Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci.
The Last Temptation of Homer (1).png 90 "The Last Temptation of Homer" The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli.
The Persistence of Memory.png 96 "Homer the Vigilante" The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dalí.
The Last Super (Homer Loves Flanders).png 97 "Homer Loves Flanders" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
American Gothic.png 98 "Bart Gets an Elephant" American Gothic by Grant Wood.
Gummi Venus de Milo.png 6 112 "Homer Badman" Venus de Milo by Alexandros of Antioch.
CouchGagS6E12.png 115 "Homer the Great" Relativity by M. C. Escher.
The Creation of Adam (A Star Is Burns).png 121 "A Star Is Burns" The Creation of Adam by Michelangelo.
No image.png 123 "Two Dozen and One Greyhounds" A Friend in Need by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.
Whistler's Mother (Two Dozen and One Greyhounds).png Whistler's Mother by James McNeill Whistler.
Athenaeum Portrait.png 7 144 "Lisa the Iconoclast" Athenaeum Portrait by Gilbert Stuart.
Portrait of a Young Man and Burns.png 150 "Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson in "The Curse of the Flying Hellfish"" Portrait of a Young Man by Raphael.
Madonna and Child.png Madonna and Child by Sandro Botticelli.
Christ with the Woman Taken in Adultery.png Christ with the Woman Taken in Adultery by Han van Meegeren.
Dempsey and Firpo.png 8 156 "The Homer They Fall" Dempsey and Firpo by George Bellows.
Nighthawk Diner.png 171 "Homer vs. the Eighteenth Amendment" Nighthawks by Edward Hopper.
The Scream (Lisa's Sax).png 9 181 "Lisa's Sax" The Scream by Edvard Munch.
David (Lisa's Sax).png David by Michelangelo.
The Son of Man.png The Son of Man by René Magritte.
T. rex and Triceratops.png 10 221 "Homer Simpson in: "Kidney Trouble"" T. rex and Triceratops by Charles R. Knight.
The Vitruvian Man attacking Homer.png 222 "Mom and Pop Art" Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci.
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Barney.png A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat.
The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dali (Mom and Pop Art).png The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dalí.
Campbell's Soup Can.png Campbell's Soup Cans by Andy Warhol.
Arlequin accoude.png Arlequin accoudé by Pablo Picasso.
Head of a man.png Head of a man by Pablo Picasso.
The Barefoot Girl.png The Barefoot Girl by Pablo Picasso.
Venice.png The Dogano, San Giorgio, Citella, from the Steps of the Europa by J. M. W. Turner.
Discobolus.png Discobolus by Myron.
A Large Pencil.png A Large Pencil by Claes Oldenburg.
The Old Guitarist.png The Old Guitarist by Pablo Picasso.
The Sleeping Gypsy.png The Sleeping Gypsy by Henri Rousseau.
Three Musicians.png Three Musicians by Pablo Picasso.
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon.png Les Demoiselles d'Avignon by Pablo Picasso.
Piet Mondrian composition.png Piet Mondrian composition by Piet Mondrian.
Outsider David.png David by Michelangelo.
No image.png 226 "Thirty Minutes Over Tokyo" The Spirit of '76 by Archibald Willard.
Apu Manjula American Gothic.png 11 234 "Take My Wife, Sleaze" American Gothic by Grant Wood.
Dogs Playing Poker by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge (The Mansion Family).png 238 "The Mansion Family" A Friend in Need by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.
No image.png The Basket of Apples by Paul Cézanne.
Museum Noises.png 241 "Missionary: Impossible" The Son of Man by René Magritte.
No image.png 244 "Days of Wine and D'oh'ses" A Friend in Need by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge.
Flander - The Last Supper.png 248 "Behind the Laughter" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
The Last Supper (She of Little Faith).png 13 275 "She of Little Faith" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
Guernica (Poppa's Got a Brand New Badge).png 291 "Poppa's Got a Brand New Badge" Guernica by Pablo Picasso.
DABF21.png 14 296 "Helter Shelter" Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci.
EABF03.png 299 "The Dad Who Knew Too Little" Lunch atop a Skyscraper by Charles Clyde Ebbets.
Vincent van Gogh.png 300 "The Strong Arms of the Ma" Self-Portrait with Grey Felt Hat by Vincent van Gogh.
No image.png 301 "Pray Anything" Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze.
Dude where's my ranch.jpg 309 "Dude, Where's My Ranch?" Shot Marilyns by Andy Warhol.
Shot Krustys.png 15 319 "Today I Am a Clown" Shot Marilyns by Andy Warhol.
The Last Supper Leonardo (Thank God It's Doomsday).png 16 354 "Thank God It's Doomsday" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
The Last Supper (Thank God It's Doomsday).png The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
The Great Wave off Kanagawa TGID.png The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai.
The Scream by Edvard Munch (See Homer Run).png 17 362 "See Homer Run" The Scream by Edvard Munch.
Girls Just Want to Have Sums paintings.png 375 "Girls Just Want to Have Sums" Jazz by Henri Matisse.
Self-Portrait with Monkey.png Self-Portrait with Monkey by Frida Kahlo.
Jack-in-Pulpit - No. 2.png Jack-in-Pulpit - No. 2 by Georgia O'Keeffe.
David - Homer.png 18 385 "Ice Cream of Margie (with the Light Blue Hair)" David by Michelangelo.
Christina's World Burns.png 391 "Springfield Up" Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth.
Shot Krustys YKASWYW.png 400 "You Kent Always Say What You Want" Shot Marilyns by Andy Warhol.
The Creation of Adam.png 19 402 "The Homer of Seville" The Creation of Adam by Michelangelo.
Moonbird.png 411 "That '90s Show" Moonbird by Joan Miró.
Mona Lisa The Burns and the Bees.png 20 428 "The Burns and the Bees" Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci.
Whistler's Mother The Burns and the Bees.png Whistler's Mother by James Whistler.
The Scream by Edvard Munch (The Burns and the Bees).png The Scream by Edvard Munch.
Starry Night by Maggie.png 440 "Four Great Women and a Manicure" The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh.
Guernica (Homer the Whopper).png 21 442 "Homer the Whopper" Guernica by Pablo Picasso.
No image.png 448 "Rednecks and Broomsticks" Freedom from Want by Norman Rockwell.
No image.png 453 "Boy Meets Curl" Sky and Water I by M. C. Escher.
Burns Bless America.png 458 "American History X-cellent" The Spirit of '76 by Archibald Willard.
Burns Devouring His Son.png Saturn Devouring His Son by Francisco Goya.
The Regional Lampoon.png 22 480 "A Midsummer's Nice Dreams" American Gothic by Grant Wood.
Lunch atop a Skyscraper.png 23 496 "Politically Inept, with Homer Simpson" Lunch atop a Skyscraper by Charles Clyde Ebbets.
Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States.png Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States by Howard Chandler Christy.
Dumbbell's Soup.png 501 "Exit Through the Kwik-E-Mart" Campbell's Soup Cans by Andy Warhol.
Moonshine River Subway.png 24 509 "Moonshine River" The Subway by George Tooker.
No image.png 519 "The Changing of the Guardian" Dancers bending down by Edgar Degas.
Black-Eyed, Please promo 1.jpg 523 "Black-Eyed, Please" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
The Thinker and Venus de Milo.png The Thinker by Auguste Rodin
and
Venus de Milo by Alexandros of Antioch.
The Bean.png 527 "Whiskey Business" Cloud Gate (nicknamed "The Bean") by Anish Kapoor.
Hound-A-Day Calendar.png 25 541 "Specs and the City" Grande Odalisque by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres.
Napoleon Crossing the Alps.png 543 "The Man Who Grew Too Much" Napoleon Crossing the Alps by Jacques-Louis David.
Syndics of the Drapers' Guild.png Syndics of the Drapers' Guild by Rembrandt.
Aphrodite of Knidos.png Aphrodite of Knidos by Praxiteles of Athens.
Richard Branson on starship.png 545 "The War of Art" Convergence by Jackson Pollock.
Rembrandt self-portrait imitation.png Self-Portrait with Beret and Turned-Up Collar by Rembrandt.
Super Franchise Me picnic.png 26 555 "Super Franchise Me" A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat.
Athenaeum Portrait and Burns.png 557 "Opposites A-Frack" Athenaeum Portrait by Gilbert Stuart.
The Man Who Came to Be Dinner Couch gag Marge.png 562 "The Man Who Came to Be Dinner" Femme aux Bras Croisés by Pablo Picasso.
The Man Who Came to Be Dinner Couch gag Homer.png Bacchus by Peter Paul Rubens.
Washington Crossing the Delaware (Waiting for Duffman).png 569 "Waiting for Duffman" Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze.
Lunch atop a Skyscraper (Laney).png 27 581 "Lisa with an "S"" Lunch atop a Skyscraper by Charles Clyde Ebbets.
No image.png 583 "Barthood" Self-Portrait with Monkey by Frida Kahlo.
Frink's Laboratory LUV sculpture.png 587 "Love Is in the N2-O2-Ar-CO2-Ne-He-CH4" LOVE by Robert Indiana.
No image.png Girl at Mirror by Norman Rockwell.
Apu Migrant Mother reference.png 588 "Gal of Constant Sorrow" Migrant Mother by Dorothea Lange.
Washington Crossing the Delaware (Lisa the Veterinarian).png 589 "Lisa the Veterinarian" Washington Crossing the Delaware by Emanuel Leutze.
Nude Descending a Staircase reference.png 591 "The Burns Cage" Nude Descending a Staircase by Marcel Duchamp.
Liberty Leading the People reference.png Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix.
Grande Odalisque reference.png Grande Odalisque by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres.
And the Gold of their Bodies reference.png Et l'or de leur corps by Paul Gauguin.
Les Demoiselles D'Avignon reference.png Les Demoiselles D'Avignon by Pablo Picasso.
L'Homme qui marche I reference.png L'Homme qui marche I by Alberto Giacometti.
No image.png 28 597 "Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus" The Thinker by Auguste Rodin.
TLTH couch gag.png 605 "The Last Traction Hero" The Third of May 1808 by Francisco Goya.
No image.png 611 "The Cad and the Hat" Girl with a Pearl Earring by Johannes Vermeer.
Build a Girlfriend Workshop.png 29 620 "Springfield Splendor" Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png 625 "Singin' in the Lane" A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat
and
Shot Marilyns by Andy Warhol
and
The Scream by Edvard Munch.
No image.png A Bar at the Folies-Bergère by Édouard Manet.
Jesus Christ Superstorm.png 629 "Frink Gets Testy" The Storm on the Sea of Galilee by Rembrandt.
The Poetess.png 630 "Homer Is Where the Art Isn't" The Poetess by Joan Miró.
No image.png The Blue Boy by Thomas Gainsborough.
No image.png At the Water's Edge by Paul Cézanne.
Heaven Last Supper.png 30 642 "My Way or the Highway to Heaven" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
Goya's Stabbiest Paintings.png 651 "The Girl on the Bus" The Third of May 1808 by Francisco Goya.
Klimt und Koons Eine Retrospective.png The Kiss by Gustav Klimt
and
Rabbit by Jeff Koons.
Sketch 'n' Etch (Last Supper).png 658 "Girl's in the Band" The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
Sketch 'n' Etch.png Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci.
Sketch 'n' Etch (Vitruvian Man).png Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png 32 687 "Now Museum, Now You Don't" The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne by Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png Profile of an old man. by Leonardo da Vinci.
Vitruvian Man.png Vitruvian Man by Leonardo da Vinci.
Lisanardo Last Supper.png The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png The Baptism of Christ by Andrea del Verrocchio and Leonardo da Vinci.
No image.png A Bar at the Folies-Bergère by Édouard Manet.
No image.png The Triumph of Galatea by Raphael.
Hell.png The Last Judgment by Hieronymus Bosch.
No image.png Atlas by Lee Lawrie.
No image.png Man at the Crossroads by Diego Rivera.
Now Museum, Now You Don't fourth wall.png Fishing in Spring, the Pont de Clichy (Asnières) by Vincent van Gogh.
Bar-ry, Bar-ry Night.png The Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh.
No image.png 696 "Diary Queen" Freedom of Speech by Norman Rockwell.
No image.png Girl at Mirror by Norman Rockwell.
No image.png The Runaway by Norman Rockwell.
No image.png Freedom from Want by Norman Rockwell.
Manger Things promo 1.png 700 "Manger Things" The Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch.
No image.png 33 722 "Pretty Whittle Liar" Pietà by Michelangelo.
No image.png The Thinker by Auguste Rodin.