While Wilde is suggesting that real life only looks the way it does because artists have taught us to see it that way, here are some examples of classic art getting modern life absolutely spot on. Netflix, Whatsapp and Facebook might not have been around back in the old days, but it doesn’t mean these iconic images can’t capture exactly how people feel in this day and age.
Here are 25 amazing examples of classic art imitating modern life… in the loosest possible sense of course.
1. When you read the vibe totally wrong