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Nude painting is a genre of art that has been present throughout history, with depictions of the naked human body appearing in various forms and styles across cultures and time periods.

In ancient times, nude figures were often depicted in religious and mythological contexts, as well as in athletic and artistic pursuits. The Greeks, for example, celebrated the beauty and grace of the human form in their art and philosophy, while medieval and Renaissance Christian art often depicted the naked body as a symbol of sin and temptation.

During the modern era, artists began to approach the nude form with a greater sense of realism and psychological depth. The Impressionists, for example, sought to capture the play of light on the human body, while the Expressionists explored themes of sexuality and emotional intensity.

The 20th century saw a further evolution of the genre, with artists experimenting with new styles and techniques. Some artists, such as Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse, explored the abstract possibilities of the human figure, while others, such as Lucian Freud and Jenny Saville, created highly realistic and intimate depictions of the nude body.

Throughout its history, nude painting has been a controversial and provocative genre, eliciting strong reactions from viewers and critics alike. However, it has also been a powerful and enduring form of artistic expression, allowing artists to explore the complexities and beauty of the human body in all its forms.

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Lucretia, c.1525 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Lucretia c.1525

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$62.37
SKU: 14161-CLE
Original Size:79 x 64 cm
Kunstmuseum Basel Switzerland

Venus and Cupid, 1531 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14158-CLE
Original Size:176 x 80 cm
Royal Museums of Fine Arts Brussels Belgium

Apollo and Diana, c.1530 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14157-CLE
Original Size:45 x 31 cm
Royal Museums of Fine Arts Brussels Belgium

The Close of the Silver Age, c.1530 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14148-CLE
Original Size:50.2 x 35.7 cm
National Gallery London United Kingdom

Charity, c.1537/50 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14146-CLE
Original Size:56.3 x 36.2 cm
National Gallery London United Kingdom

Lucretia, 1537 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Lucretia 1537

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$51.61
SKU: 14143-CLE
Original Size:87 x 58 cm
Private Collection

The Bather, 1924 by Tuke | Art Print

The Bather 1924

Henry Scott Tuke
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14133-THS
Original Size:39.4 x 31.8 cm
Private Collection

A Bathing Group, 1914 by Tuke | Art Print

A Bathing Group 1914

Henry Scott Tuke
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14132-THS
Original Size:90.2 x 59.7 cm
Royal Academy of Arts London United Kingdom

Paradise, 1530 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Paradise 1530

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$51.74
SKU: 14125-CLE
Original Size:80 x 118 cm
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister Dresden Germany

Eve, n.d. by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Eve n.d.

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$57.40
SKU: 14118-CLE
Original Size:86 x 65 cm
Koninklijk Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp Belgium

The Death of Lucretia, c.1524 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14108-CLE
Original Size:194 x 75 cm
Alte Pinakothek Munich Germany

Danae, n.d. by Leon Comerre | Art Print

Danae n.d.

Leon Francois Comerre
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14088-COL
Original Size:28.5 x 40 cm
Private Collection

The Triumph of the Swan, 1908 by Leon Comerre | Art Print
SKU: 14087-COL
Original Size:100 x 143 cm
Private Collection

The Deluge, c.1911 by Leon Comerre | Art Print

The Deluge c.1911

Leon Francois Comerre
Giclée Canvas Print
$55.74
SKU: 14083-COL
Original Size:345 x 448 cm
Musee des Beaux Arts Nantes France

Venus, 1532 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Venus 1532

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14073-CLE
Original Size:37.7 x 24.5 cm
Stadel Museum Frankfurt Germany

Adam and Eve, 1526 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14072-CLE
Original Size:117 x 80 cm
Courtauld Institute of Art London United Kingdom

Lucretia, a.1537 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Lucretia a.1537

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$54.64
SKU: 14069-CLE
Original Size:unknown
Private Collection

Lucretia, n.d. by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Lucretia n.d.

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$51.47
SKU: 14068-CLE
Original Size:56.5 x 39.3 cm
Private Collection

Judgment of Paris, 1530 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14057-CLE
Original Size:50.8 x 36.4 cm
Saint Louis Art Museum Missouri USA

A Faun and His Family with a Slain Lion, c.1526 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14056-CLE
Original Size:83 x 56.2 cm
J. Paul Getty Museum Los Angeles USA

Reclining Water Nymph, c.1540/50 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14042-CLE
Original Size:48 x 73 cm
Musee des Beaux Arts Besancon France

Eve, 1528 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Eve 1528

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14037-CLE
Original Size:167 x 61 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi Florence Italy

Adam, 1528 by Lucas Cranach | Art Print

Adam 1528

Lucas Cranach the Elder
Giclée Canvas Print
$50.08
SKU: 14036-CLE
Original Size:172 x 63 cm
Galleria degli Uffizi Florence Italy

Venus with Cupid the Honey Thief, n.d. by Lucas Cranach | Art Print
SKU: 14033-CLE
Original Size:36.3 x 25.2 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art New York USA

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