Sire of Insanity

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So I was looking at the card image gallery for Dragon's Maze, and I ran across Sire of Insanity.  My eye was instantly drawn to Peter Mohrbacher's artwork, because it seems sort of reminiscent to Goya's "Saturn Devouring His Son" (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saturn_Devouring_H...).

Thoughts?
I hate this card forever because someone else figured out the homage before I did. This card singlehandedly ruined my art historian cred.

But it's cool that it's making the reference though.

Them's my thoughts. 
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Definitely.

Someone also mentioned this in FSS when the card was first spoiled. I still like Goya's more.

Keeper: What other art references have you noticed? 

139359831 wrote:
That is a lovely painting of Richard Garfield. It really brings out his feminine side.
I am aslo interested in magic the gathering art references
I know that the amazing Howard Lyon throws in some of those in his D&D work, so he probably has 'em in his Magic cards as well. Not being an art historian myself, I couldn't tell you what exactly, though :-)
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Yup.

This happens all the time.
The MTG subreddit loves finding these things. 

 
The one other art reference I can remember is in Tenth Edition Rampant Growth.


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Oh, I never noticed that! Rad. My opinion of RG just climbed three rungs upon the ol' echeladder.

139359831 wrote:
That is a lovely painting of Richard Garfield. It really brings out his feminine side.