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The Strand Archive - 30/10/2012

The female nude has long been celebrated and exhibited, but The Leopold Museum in Vienna is currently staging the first major exhibition devoted to the male nude. And it's stirring up controversy.

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Male Nudes in Vienna The female nude body has long been celebrated and exhibited, but The Leopold Museum in Vienna is currently staging the first major exhibition devoted to the male nude. And it's stirring up controversy.

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Image: Paul Cézanne, Seven Bathers, c. 1900 © Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel.

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