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    Posted on Jul 26, 2012

    20 Examples Of Food Imitating Art

    It's okay to play with your food. It's art now, you see. Here are twenty famous works of art rendered in food.

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    Fruit and vegetables recreating Rene Magritte's Son of Man.

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    Vincent Van Gogh's Self-Portrait with Grey Felt Hat recreated with leeks.

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    Pancakes inspired by Salvador Dali's Persistence of Memory.

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    Peanut butter and jelly in the likeness of Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa

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    A jellybean version of Johannes Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring.

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    Gummy versions of the Venus de Milo.

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    Cupcakes frosted in the style of Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night.

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    Cake inspired by the Composition series by Piet Mondrian.

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    Andy Warhol's Gold Marilyn Monroe created with Nestlé Smarties.

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    The Creation of Adam, a portion of Michelangelo's work on the Sistene Chapel, rendered on a banana.

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    A portrait of Sarah Josepha Hale after a nineteenth-century engraving, rendered in Thanksgiving leftovers. Hale convinced Abraham Lincoln to make Thanksgiving a national holiday.

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    John Trumbull's Declaration of Independence carved from cheese.

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    Marshmellows in the likeness of Pablo Picasso's The Dream.

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    Grant Wood's American Gothic rendered in vegetables.

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    Edgar Degas's Woman in Bath recreated in toast.

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    A coffee mosaic of Leonardo Da Vinci's Mona Lisa

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    Auguste Rodin's The Thinker in chocolate. Check out the video footage.

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    Rembrandt Van Rijn's The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicholaes Tulp with vegetables.

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    Pablo Picasso's Girl on a Pillow recreated with multiple cupcakes.

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    Edvard Munch's The Scream in melted ice cream.

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