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Isidore Pils – Nude Woman

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by artist: Isidore Pils

The languorous, sensuous pose of this woman is strongly reminiscent of Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres’ popular paintings of odalisques, female slaves and concubines in Turkish harems. Much of this canvas has been left thinly painted or entirely blank, suggesting that it was a figural study rather than a finished work of art. The French Academy [...]

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Posted on | November 10, 2010 | Comments Off