05/28/2013 12:00 pm ET Updated May 30, 2013

Grown-Up Calvin And Hobbes: Craig Mahoney's Painting Will Bring A Tear To Your Eye (IMAGE)

WARNING: This portrait of a grown-up Calvin (of Bill Watterson's immortal "Calvin and Hobbes") by artist and comedian Craig Mahoney may cause tears to uncontrollably fly out of your face. No judgments. It happened to us, too.

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The painting, 24"x18" acrylic on canvas, is part of Mahoney's solo show Portraits of Awesomeness: The Art of a Fanboy, opening June 7 at Boca Grande Cantina Mexicana in Jersey City, NJ.