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The nude is the representation of the human body in all artistic disciplines. Nudity in art in painting, sculpture, and more recently in photography has generally reflected, with some exceptions, the social levels of aesthetics and morality of the time. In fact, it is the only theme that has accompanied us from the beginning, from the dawn of civilization. The naked human body in figurative art has origins in prehistory, to then unfold over the centuries as one of the major themes of art. Already in the second half of the s, Boucher and Fragonard, portraited nudes removed from the myth. The roots lie, however, in Renaissance culture.
Modern Nude Art
Nude art has been represented in paintings and statues since prehistory. From a liberal view in the Classical period to a conservative outlook in the Middle Ages, as well as more ups and downs in the Renaissance and Victorian eras. We now exist in an age in which body related tabus seem to be less of an issue to a Western audience, as the media is saturated with sexual and beautified imagery. Saville is a modern British painter, known for her large-scale nude works which are merciless in their brutal depictions of the human form. Her nude paintings are raw affairs with bleached out colours and thick brushstrokes.
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