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25 Of The Laziest People In Art

They've truly turned napping into an art form.

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1. "A Sleeping Girl" by Albert Joseph Moore

Diaphanous dreaming.
Albert Joseph Moore / Tate Gallery, London

Diaphanous dreaming.

2. "The Dream" by Henri Matisse

*Snore*
Henri Matisse / Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

*Snore*

3. "Breakfast in Bed" by Mary Cassatt

"Mama. Mama? MAMA!?!" "Darling, please let mama sleep."
Mary Cassatt / Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino

"Mama. Mama? MAMA!?!"

"Darling, please let mama sleep."

4. "Reclining on the bed" by Marc Chagall

Cramped but still comfortable.
Marc Chagall / Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

Cramped but still comfortable.

5. "In Bed" by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

"Do you want to just stay here forever?""Sounds good."
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec / Musée d'Orsay, Paris

"Do you want to just stay here forever?"

"Sounds good."

6. "Bather" by Rene Magritte

"Yes, I put on my bathing suit... but by no means do I plan to get up off of this chaise and trot into the surf."
Rene Magritte / Musée des Beaux-Arts, Charleroi

"Yes, I put on my bathing suit... but by no means do I plan to get up off of this chaise and trot into the surf."

7. "Portrait of Mme Lemmen" by Georges Lemmen

"Please don't make me move. Please, please don't make me move."
Georges Lemmen / Musée d'Orsay, Paris

"Please don't make me move. Please, please don't make me move."

8. "Woman with yellow hair" by Pablo Picasso

Pillows are preferable, but an arm will suffice.
Pablo Picasso / Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Pillows are preferable, but an arm will suffice.

9. "A maid asleep" by Johannes Vermeer

Nodding off.
Johannes Vermeer / Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

Nodding off.

10. "Dreamers" by Albert Joseph Moore

Sometimes it's more fun to laze as a team.
Albert Joseph Moore / Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, Birmingham

Sometimes it's more fun to laze as a team.

11. "A Dream of a Girl Before a Sunrise" by Karl Bryullov

Oh so THAT'S how dreams work. Rather frightening.
Karl Bryullov / Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow

Oh so THAT'S how dreams work. Rather frightening.

12. "A Sleeping Woman" by Konstantin Somov

....is a happy woman.
Konstantin Somov / Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

....is a happy woman.

13. "Brooke Boothby" by Joseph Wright

It's rather difficult, but with a bit of practice you can be sophisticated and lazy simultaneously.
Joseph Wright / Tate Gallery, London

It's rather difficult, but with a bit of practice you can be sophisticated and lazy simultaneously.

14. "Diana sleeping with two fauns" by Arnold Böcklin

Hey fauns - I wouldn't wake up a napping goddess if I were you.
Arnold Böcklin / Kunstmuseum, Düsseldorf

Hey fauns - I wouldn't wake up a napping goddess if I were you.

15. "Dolce Far Niente" by John William Waterhouse

Cruising for a snoozing.
John William Waterhouse / Kirkcaldy Museum and Art Gallery, Scotland

Cruising for a snoozing.

16. "Nonchaloir (Repose)" by John Singer Sargent

Sweet, sweet repose.
John Singer Sargent / National Gallery of Art, Washingon, DC

Sweet, sweet repose.

17. "Rest in Harvest" by William-Adolphe Bouguereau

The wheat can wait. Indefinitely.
William-Adolphe Bouguereau / Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulssa

The wheat can wait. Indefinitely.

18. "Simplon Pass - The Tease" by John Singer Sargent

Sometimes it's nice to bring the nap outdoors.
John Singer Sargent / Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Sometimes it's nice to bring the nap outdoors.

19. "Sleeping Child" by Bernardo Strozzi

Conked out.
Bernardo Strozzi / Residenzgalerie, Salzburg

Conked out.

20. "Two Women Asleep in a Punt under the Willows" by John Singer Sargent

A picturesque place for slumbering (as long as you don't get swept out to sea).
John Singer Sargent / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Museum, Lisbon

A picturesque place for slumbering (as long as you don't get swept out to sea).

21. "The Cushio" by Max Kurzweil

The week is long and the need to sleep the entire weekend is strong.
Max Kurzweil / Art Gallery of New South Wales, The Domain, Sydney

The week is long and the need to sleep the entire weekend is strong.

22. "The Nap" by Gustave Caillebotte

Legs spread, hat on head, that's the way to sleep like the dead.
Gustave Caillebotte / Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford

Legs spread, hat on head, that's the way to sleep like the dead.

23. "Boy Resting" by Paul Cezanne

"My mom told me to mow the lawn. Ha. Hahahahahahahahaha."
Paul Cezanne / Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Centre, Los Angeles

"My mom told me to mow the lawn. Ha. Hahahahahahahahaha."

24. "The Hammock" by Gustave Courbet

*Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz*
Gustave Courbet / Oskar Reinhart Foundation, Winterthur

*Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz*

25. "The Day After" by Edvard Munch

Party hard. Sleep harder.
Edvard Munch / National Gallery, Oslo

Party hard. Sleep harder.

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