How Spain’s Kings Hid Thousands of Nude Paintings from the Catholic Church

How Spain’s Kings Hid Thousands of Nude Paintings from the Catholic Church

Nude paintings—particularly featuring women—were not only morally suspect, but dangerous. Jan Brueghel el Viejo and Hendrick de Clerck, Abundance and the Four Elements, 1606. Image via Wikimedia Commons.

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Woman living in Wellington encourages body confidence with nude photo shoots

Woman living in Wellington encourages body confidence with nude photo shoots

Kiwi who used to be self-conscious, now does nude shoots to encourage body confidence. “I\’d never had my photo taken before and all of a sudden I was doing a nude shoot. But I already knew the woman I did it with and I was super …

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