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Marx Brothers Ponies - PNG by Larsurus Marx Brothers Ponies - PNG by Larsurus
So anyways... here are the Marx Brothers of Equestria as I would picture them. Ponies don't have many facial features so it was a bit tricky making this, but I hope you recognize them. I left out Marx brother #4 because he's too plain in my opinion.

Not much action in this pic, I know.
I might put these guys in a "real" artwork in the future.

Feel free to comment if you think I can improve on something in these characters!
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PatrickRsGhost Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2016
I was hoping to find these here since I've been watching my Marx Bros. collection almost nightly.  Would watch one movie a night.  About to put on Duck Soup, which is my favorite movie of all.  Animal Crackers is another favorite of mine.

Friends, I'm going to tell you of the great mysterious wonderful land known as Equestria.  Equestria is the Princess' Country, and they can have it! 

We left New York drunk and early on the morning of February 2nd.  After 15 days on the water and 6 on the boat, we finally arrived on the shores of Equestria.  We at once proceeded 300 miles into the Everfree Forest, where I shot a timber wolf.  Many of you don't know what a timber wolf is.  A timber wolf is the Canadian cousin of the Hollywood Wolf. 

From the day of our arrival, we led an active life.  The first morning saw us up at 6, breakfasted, then back in bed by 7.  This was our routine for the first three months.  We finally got so we were back in bed by 6:30. 

One morning I was sitting in front of the cabin smoking some apples.  There wasn't a cigar store in the neighborhood.  As I say, I was sitting in front of the cabin when I bagged six griffons.  I bagged them, I bagged them to go away but they hung around all afternoon.  They were the most persistent griffons I'd ever met.  They were griffon me a lot of grief.  They also tried griffon me out of my money, but I was too smart for 'em.

The principal animals inhabiting Equestria are ponies, donkeys, and Knights of Pythias.

Of course you all know what a pony is, it helps you win big money.  The first day I bet two bucks on one pony and that was the most money we had.  As I say you all know what a donkey is?  That's what helps you get into your house, the donkey.  The dragons, on the other hand, live up in the mountains, and every Spring come down for their conventions.  It's very interesting when they start wearing wigs and dresses.  Then they really get their dragon.  After it's over they take their dragoff.

I approached one of the ponies and though it could speak English, I could barely hear it.  It was a little hoarse.

One morning I met a sea serpent in my pajamas.  How he got in my pajamas, I'll never know.  But I sea the serpents are ready to serp dinner now, so let's eat!
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Larsurus Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2016
Haha :D
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cartoon-girl-2010 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2015
What's the password?

These are great!
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sangenjin Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2015
Harpo doesn't have a harp or horn, and wish all the Marx brothers were there. Other than that you've definitely caught them.
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Lewanut Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2013
That's awesome. Great attention to detail; Chico's cutie mark fits him perfectly. (That's one sentence I never expected to one day type.) Can't blame you for leaving out Zeppo; I wonder why he never developed his own character, since by all accounts he was hilarious when he subbed for Groucho on vaudeville.
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mmpratt99 Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2013  Professional General Artist
Where's  Zeppo?
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:iconlarsurus:
Larsurus Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2013
He's holding the camera!
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SnipSnapParodies Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2014
That explains EVERYTHING...
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:iconmmpratt99:
mmpratt99 Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2013  Professional General Artist
:nod:Always the straight man.
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theeviltedd Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
I want my shirt
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RussellClark Featured By Owner May 13, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Real cute, I like that you kept it black and white.
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cuteycindyhoney Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2013
That's okay. Nobody ever remembers what Zeppo looks like in real life anyway!
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toxiccandymanson Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
YES!!! thank you!!
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Snailusio Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012
Well, so if something exists, there has to be a pony version of it?

Nice.
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DAFORCEFilms Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012
If most ponies get their cutie marks at a very young age, what did Groucho do to earn his?
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:iconlarsurus:
Larsurus Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2012
Smoke a cigar I guess :)
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Whitewingedfox Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2012
Haha! awesome! harpo is all like :iconwhatbombplz:
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Silverfallingstar Featured By Owner Oct 2, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
yus
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conjob1989 Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2012
Zeppo plain?! He's the the audience's window to his fellow brother wild humor. Plus the Paramount Era (1929-1933) was their funniest. The first two MGM ones post Zeppo are severely overrated.
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MaxPayne93 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2012
Ughh... I love the Marx brothers but not MLP.
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Larsurus Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2012
Marx Brothers are great :) You can't make humour like that anymore.
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MaxPayne93 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2012
Very true.
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catluvr2 Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Try making the Three Stooges like this. :D
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BananaFerret Featured By Owner May 24, 2012   Traditional Artist
*ThatS AWESOME,FunnY ToO BecausE I SaW OnE OF TheiR PlayS YesterdaY ;D
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losinggoose7 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
I just love this! They look good as ponies! Groucho and Chico look good; and I love how you made Harpo look!
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piotrmil Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2012
That is amazing! I wish they make a famous mirror scene from "duck soup" on the show.
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:iconlarsurus:
Larsurus Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2012
Oooh that would be hilarious! :D
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HolySka1991 Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2012
LOL I Love It
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kenzieiscool Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Words can't express my love of this!
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citynetter Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Awesome.
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AdamAnt543 Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2011
:rofl: This is awesome! The Marx Brothers were the best! You did a great job.

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NocturneD85 Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2011
*claps*
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GingerFoxy Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2011  Professional
Best ponification ever! :w00t: You have excellent taste in comedy :D
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Ludicrous1 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2011
:iconbravoplz:
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KingPloobis Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2011
"I'd horse-whip you if I had a horse!"
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sofabb Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2011
very cool-
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deckerspade Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2011
HA! This would put a whole new spin on their mvie 'A Day at the Races'! This is incredible work, very well done!
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Larsurus Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2011
Thanks :)
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DashBoardSatan Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011
As a Brony who grew up watching the Marx Brothers, I freaking love you man!
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Larsurus Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2011
I hear ya. I ended up buying the DVD collection when it came out :)
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DashBoardSatan Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2011
Same here. :)
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misterkenye Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
OMG THIS IS AWESOME! And I totally recognized them without reading the title! I love Groucho the most, though, he's my favorite of the brothers, so I was already biased, lol.

This is seriously awesome though!
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HareTrinity Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Yayyy!

Interesting: The Marx brothers IRL were pretty similar.

Groucho: Was quite grouchy (said his daughter), married a... Dancer, I think? His daughter used to go to Harpo's a lot for more peace.
Harpo: Loving family, used to pick up all the local strays, and could usually help people who'd lost pets. :)
Chico: Major gambling issues. Got very ill later in life.
Zeppo: Got in trouble with organised crime, moved to behind scenes helping to avoid attention. :p

Not similar in looks though. Once they got off a train to their fans and no one recognised them! They went back round, put on their costumes, and came out to cheers. :D
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Larsurus Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011
Hehe, thanks for the info :)
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anythinggoes366 Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Holy fucking shit this is amazing.
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MegaMan007 Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Professional General Artist
Oh ho hoooo, the Marx Bros., extremely classic!

Great job! :iconbrohoofplz:
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TheDescendantofKehAn Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
You should be expecting a bill from DA soon...they had to buy three new servers to contain all of this awesome!:D
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TwistedWhisker Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011
This is old
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doctordapples Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2011
I once bucked a manticore in my pajamas. How a manticore got into my pajamas I'll never know.
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