People In Famous Paintings Who Are F**king Excited About Fall

So. F**king. Excited.

"Don't mind us. We're hoarding our annual bundle of festive leaves."

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Everett_Millais_-_Autumn_Leaves.jpeg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="John Everett Millais, &#x22;Autumn Leaves,&#x22; 1856" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:John_Everett_Millais_-_Autumn_Leaves.jpeg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="0">John Everett Millais, "Autumn Leaves," 1856</a>

Larry is unavailable this fall because he's become pumpkin spice personified.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Arcimboldo,_Giuseppe_~_Autumn,_1573,_oil_on_canvas,_Mus%C3%A9e_du_Louvre,_Paris.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Giuseppe Arcimboldo, &#x22;Autumn,&#x22; 1573" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Arcimboldo,_Giuseppe_~_Autumn,_1573,_oil_on_canvas,_Mus%C3%A9e_du_Louvre,_Paris.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="1">Giuseppe Arcimboldo, "Autumn," 1573</a>

"Everyone needs a seasonal profile pic," said Karen, before she posed with Every. Single. Tree.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Winslow_Homer_-_In_Autumn_Woods_(c.1877).jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Winslow Homer, &#x22;Autumn Woods,&#x22; 1877" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Winslow_Homer_-_In_Autumn_Woods_(c.1877).jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="2">Winslow Homer, "Autumn Woods," 1877</a>

Go home, Pan. You're drunk on fall.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ceres_and_Pan.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Peter Paul Rubens and Frans Snyders, &#x22;Ceres and Pan,&#x22; 1615" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ceres_and_Pan.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="3">Peter Paul Rubens and Frans Snyders, "Ceres and Pan," 1615</a>

Steve and Jeannie are living in their backyard for the duration of the season. And they're f**king excited about it.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:L%27imp%C3%A9ratrice_Eug%C3%A9nie_et_son_fils_-_1878_-_James_Tissot.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="James Tissot, &#x22;The Empress Eug&#xE9;nie and Her Son,&#x22; 1878" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:L%27imp%C3%A9ratrice_Eug%C3%A9nie_et_son_fils_-_1878_-_James_Tissot.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="4">James Tissot, "The Empress Eugénie and Her Son," 1878</a>

"Please, do not mistake our expressions for anything other than unbridled, fall-induced euphoria."

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis_Janmot_-_Po%C3%A8me_de_l%27%C3%A2me_13_-_Rayons_de_soleil.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Louis Janmot (1814-1892), &#x22;The Poem of the Soul -- Rays of the Sun&#x22;" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Louis_Janmot_-_Po%C3%A8me_de_l%27%C3%A2me_13_-_Rayons_de_soleil.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="5">Louis Janmot (1814-1892), "The Poem of the Soul -- Rays of the Sun"</a>

That feeling when the autumn sun starts to set and you forgot your cardigan.

<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Scream.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Edvard Munch, &#x22;The Scream,&#x22; 1893" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Scream.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="6">Edvard Munch, "The Scream," 1893</a>

"Give me ALL THE #CORNUCOPIA."

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mucha_seasons_1897_autumn.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Alphonse Mucha, &#x22;Four Seasons,&#x22; Autumn, 1897" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mucha_seasons_1897_autumn.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="7">Alphonse Mucha, "Four Seasons," Autumn, 1897</a>

Is that a baby in the carriage? No. It's a pumpkin. Because Carol loves fall that much.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pozdneev-Autumn-aka05bw.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Nikolai Matveevich Pozdneev, &#x22;Autumn Day,&#x22; 1961" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pozdneev-Autumn-aka05bw.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="8">Nikolai Matveevich Pozdneev, "Autumn Day," 1961</a>

"Please, my husband can't even discuss his excitement right now."

<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Grant_Wood_-_American_Gothic_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Grant Wood, &#x22;American Gothic,&#x22; 1930" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Grant_Wood_-_American_Gothic_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="9">Grant Wood, "American Gothic," 1930</a>

"Paint my pumpkin like one of your French girls."

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fausto_Zonaro_-_Kabak_Ta%C5%9F%C4%B1yan_Gen%C3%A7_K%C4%B1z_,_Young_Girl_Carrying_a_Pumpkin_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Fausto Zonaro, &#x22;Young Girl Carrying a Pumpkin,&#x22; 1889" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fausto_Zonaro_-_Kabak_Ta%C5%9F%C4%B1yan_Gen%C3%A7_K%C4%B1z_,_Young_Girl_Carrying_a_Pumpkin_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="10">Fausto Zonaro, "Young Girl Carrying a Pumpkin," 1889</a>

Christina -- just now -- was like, "It's fall."

Andrew Wyeth, "Christina's World," 1948
Andrew Wyeth, "Christina's World," 1948
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Greg can't decide which gourd he wants. Greg is all of us this fall.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kern_The_Pumpkin_Seller_1904.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Hermann Kern, &#x22;The Pumpkin Seller,&#x22; 1904" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kern_The_Pumpkin_Seller_1904.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="11">Hermann Kern, "The Pumpkin Seller," 1904</a>

BRB, grabbing a pumpkin ale.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Efteraar_1909_by_Jens_Lund.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Jens Lund, &#x22;Autumn,&#x22; 1909" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Efteraar_1909_by_Jens_Lund.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="12">Jens Lund, "Autumn," 1909</a>
Jens Lund, "Autumn," 1909
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Jeff and Judy refuse to wear anything but their Halloween costumes this October. Their mom is OK with it, because it's f**king fall.

<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mother_with_two_children_II_Egon_Schiele_1915.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Egon Schiele, &#x22;Mother with two children,&#x22; 1915" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mother_with_two_children_II_Egon_Schiele_1915.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="13">Egon Schiele, "Mother with two children," 1915</a>

This boy, this girl, this cat, this eel -- they live for fall.

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Judith_Leyster_A_Boy_and_a_Girl_with_a_Cat_and_an_Eel.jpg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Judith Leyster, &#x22;A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel,&#x22; 1635" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Judith_Leyster_A_Boy_and_a_Girl_with_a_Cat_and_an_Eel.jpg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="14">Judith Leyster, "A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel," 1635</a>

See you never, winter!

<a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Van_Gogh_-_Herbstlandschaft.jpeg" role="link" class=" js-entry-link cet-external-link" data-vars-item-name="Vincent van Gogh, &#x22;Autumn Landscape,&#x22; 1885" data-vars-item-type="text" data-vars-unit-name="5617ce96e4b0082030a20d50" data-vars-unit-type="buzz_body" data-vars-target-content-id="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Van_Gogh_-_Herbstlandschaft.jpeg" data-vars-target-content-type="url" data-vars-type="web_external_link" data-vars-subunit-name="article_body" data-vars-subunit-type="component" data-vars-position-in-subunit="15">Vincent van Gogh, "Autumn Landscape," 1885</a>

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