A caricature is a special type of portrait that emphasizes the most obvious features of a person, by exaggerating them in such a manner that it becomes funny. In a well done caricature the viewers should be able to easily identify the subject.
The art of drawing portraits is not easy, as details are very important, but the art of creating representative caricatures is even more challenging. The artist will have a very developed sense of noticing the particularities of physical appearance and find a way of expressing them through artistic drawing or painting.
Here’s a collection of 50 such outstanding caricatures of celebrities from present and past times, that will make you laugh or stare in astonishment.