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Nudes & Figures


Pierre-Paul Prud’hon

“Female Nude Raising Her Arm” (French, 1758-1823) drawing, black & white chalk, stumped on blue paper, c. 1810-20


Charles Bargue

“Torso, Plate 1, No. 56 from ‘Cours de Dessin’ (Drawing Course)” (French, 1826-1883) drawing, charcoal on wove paper, c. 1860’s


Edgar Degas

“Nude Woman Crouching, study for Semiramis” (French, 1834-1917) drawing, black chalk heightened w/white on off-white wove paper, c. 1860-62


Pablo Picasso

“Four Ballet Dancers” (Spanish, 1881-1973) drawing, pen & ink, 1925

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner | "Die Brücke"

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

“Die Brücke” (The Bridge) (German, 1880-1938) woodcut, poster for the exhibition for the artists’ group “Die Brücke”, 1910

Egon Schiele | "Crouching Nude Girl"

Egon Schiele

“Crouching Nude Girl” (Austrian, 1890-1918) black chalk & gouache on paper, 1914

Herbert Draper | "Calypso's Isle"

Herbert Draper

“Calypso’s Isle” (English, 1863–1920) oil on canvas, 1897

Gustave Moreau | "The Tatooed Salome"

Gustave Moreau

“The Tatooed Salome” (French, 1826-1898) oil on canvas, 1876

Edvard Munch | "The Kiss"

Edvard Munch

“The Kiss” (Norwegian, 1863-1944) color woodcut, 1902