The 10 Most Interesting Paintings of US Presidents

British artist Jonathan Yeo was commissioned by the George W. Bush Presidential Library to paint an official portrait of the 43rd president in 2007, but when the invitation was suddenly withdrawn, Yeo went ahead and made an unofficial portrait of “W” — crafted from porn. Snipping bits of naked bodies from skin magazines, Yeo constructed a dark image of the controversial but steadfast leader. While not technically a work on canvas, it would make a funny Paint by Number kit.

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