Seven years ago, Philip Scott Johnson created a video showing the progression of female portraits in Western art over the past 500 years. The incredible morph transitions combined with Yo-Yo Ma's hypnotic rendition of Bach's Sarabande resulted in the nomination for Most Creative Video; 2007 YouTube Awards.

See how many faces you recognize, but don't despair if you draw a blank; the cheat-sheet of all paintings and their respective artists is found here:

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