Years ago I authored a series of blog posts:
- Can you help identify this painting?
- Request for Help Identifying a Painting
- Need Help Identifying A Painting? Revit3D.com to the rescue...
Ever since then, I get requests from It's Alive in the Lab readers when they need help identifying a painting. I rely on Google Image Search. The best chance for success exists when the supplied image is a straight-on shot that encompasses the entire painting without the frame. Sometimes Google returns a match, but many times it does not.
Here are two images where Google came up empty. By any chance, do you recognize them?
Can crowd-sourcing outperform artificial intelligence? Let's find out. If these look familiar, please let me know at [email protected] or post a blog comment. Thanks.
Painting forensics is alive in the lab.