Pointless: Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman on TV's favourite quiz
Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman on TV's Favorite Quiz | Alexander Armstrong and co-host Richard Osman aren't the slickest of quiz show hosts – far from it, in fact. But Pointless is a huge, Countdown-killing hit, and about to air its 500th show.
"Combing hair" by Osman Hamdi Bey. Painted by the Turkish artist in about 1900. Osman Hamdi was unusual as a native of the Ottoman Empire who had trained with western orientalist painters like Gerome. His images are a lot more conservative than the French artists and are similar to J.F. Lewis's work from half a century before.