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    11 Art Masterpieces Improved By Mr Bean

    Blackadder also does a decent job of spicing up these old classics.

    1. Artist Rodney Pike has recreated many of art's masterpieces, but with Rowan Atkinson's characters as the subjects.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    Some use the faces of Mr Bean, while others use expressions once made by Blackadder. Here Mr Bean replaces the women in Frank Cadogan Cowper's painting Vanidad.

    2. Here the man in Rembrandt's "Tronie of a Man" is replaced by Blackadder.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    3. Here is Rembrandt's classic, Mr Bean in Military Uniform.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    4. Mr Bean stars in Agnolo Bronzino's masterpiece.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    5. Rembrandt looks a little different in this self portrait.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    6. Blackadder looks positively beautiful in this work by William Adolphe Bouguereau.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    7. Mr Bean subtly takes the role of George Washington, once painted by Gilbert Stuart.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    8. Blackadder doesn't enjoy meditation as much as his predecessor, in this painting by William Adolphe Bouguereau.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    9. Who wears it better, Mr Bean or Mrs Richard Yates? By Gilbert Stuart.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    10. Never saw this series of Blackadder, third adder of Norfolk, captured here by Holbein the Younger.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    11. Mr bean steps in for Sir Thomas More painted by Holbein the Younger.

    Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator / rodneypike.com

    More things should be improved by Rowan Atkinson.

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