Street view classic drawing painting superimposing image layers modern vs old

Street Views of Classic Paintings

Artist Halley Docherty creates collages by superimposing images of classic paintings onto photographs of their accurate locations in Google Street View.

Pictured: St Petersburg – Nevsky Prospekt by Anichkov Bridge (1847) by Ludwig Franz Karl Bohnstedt. Photograph: Halley Docherty

Collage by Halley Docherty


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