The Floor Scrapers (Les Raboteurs de Parquet) by Gustave Caillebotte
Oil on canvas, 1875
This painting was considered vulgar once.
I'm glad I live in 2014.
Send me your submissions by the evening of May 19th! Enjoy this one--I've linked to the large version of the painting so you can see all the amazing detail that Caillebotte put into this piece.