Marvel's gearing up for the release of The Avengers with some curious promotions, but here's one that's pretty magnificent. Come April, Marvel will give select comics variant covers depicting Earth's Mightiest Heroes as illustrated by the likes of Rembrandt, Michelangelo, and Monet. Here's what they've unveiled so far. I wouldn't mind having that Georges Seurat hang in my boudoir one iota.

By Christian Nauck

By Mike Del Mundo

By Gabrielle Dell'Otto

By Stephanie Hans

By Steffe Schutzee

By Michael Kaluta

By Charles Paul Wilson III

By Greg Horn

By Joe Quinones

By Julian Totino

By Greg Horn

By John Tyler Christopher

By Gurihiru

By Alex Maleev

By Khoi Pham