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There are two paintings by Lucian Freud, the famous British portraitist who painted rather unattractive and flabby nudes as symbols of the decadence and fragility of human beings.

You’ll have no problem recognizing his two large canvases. The painting entitled “Nude with Leg Up” depicts an overweight and completely nude bald man on the floor with his legs open and one resting on a bed. The piece entitled “Night Portrait”, has a pale, middle-aged woman lying on a white sheet as its subject.

 

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