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One of the most notoriously graphic portraits of all time, is Courbet's The Origin of the World, a full-frontal legs-spread record of a woman's torso from her breasts to her thighs. Courbet, who had a brilliantly and bluntly Realist style, was possibly the only artist alive who would, or could, have painted this unblinking portrait.
Paris, France, Period: Realism 1850 to 1875, School: Realism, Movement: Realistic / Impressionistic, French, Painting, Painting
Period: Realism 1850 to 1875; School: Realism; Movement: Realistic / Impressionistic; French; Painting
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Unknown, "The Origin of the World" (2022). Art and Art History Collection (Saskia). 2860.