King Philip IV Makes Surprise Autograph-Signing Stop at the Met

03/08/2011 4:16 PM |

Spain’s King Philip IV (r. 1621-1665) made a surprise appearance at the Metropolitan Museum recently, setting up an autograph-signing session alongside the famous, recently restored Velázquez portrait of his royal highness, with some help from Improv Everywhere. We last covered the Spanish crown when Wikipedia revealed that Philip IV’s grandfather, King Philip II, had been tapping Dutch exchange student ass. (Hyperallergic)