The Full-Figured Woman: A Visual History

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Visual history of the full figured woman throughout art and popular culture from prehistory to the 21st century.

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The Full-Figured Woman: A Visual History

  1. 1. The Full Figured Woman: A Visual History
  2. 2. Venus of Dolni Vestonice, 29,000 BCE
  3. 3. Venus of Willendorf 28,000 BCE
  4. 4. Venus of Lespugue 24,000 BCE Venus of Laussel 25,000 BCE
  5. 5. Venus of Moravany 22,000 BCE
  6. 6. Crouching Aphrodite (Roman copy, 3rd cent.)
  7. 7. Pompeii Wall Murals c. 79 AD
  8. 8. Giorgione (1477-1510) Pastoral Concert c.1509
  9. 9. Sebastiano del Piombo (1485-1547) The Death of Adonis c.1511-12
  10. 10. Palma Vecchio (1480–1528) Jupiter in the Shape of Diana Appears Before Callisto
  11. 11. Titian Venus and an Organist and Little Dog c.1550
  12. 12. Titian Venus and the Lute Player c.1565–70
  13. 13. Paolo Veronese Acteon and Diana with Nymphs c. 1562–65
  14. 14. Ippolito Scarsellino (1550–1620) Diana and Acteon
  15. 15. Palma Giovane Mars and Venus c.1585–90
  16. 16. Peter Paul Rubens Venus Wounded by a Thorn c. 1608-1610
  17. 17. Peter Paul Rubens Venus at a Mirror c. 1615
  18. 18. Peter Paul Rubens Cimone and Efigenia c. 1617
  19. 19. Jacob Jordaens The Daughters of Cecrops Finding the Child Erichtonius c. 1617
  20. 20. Artemesia Gentileschi (1593-1656) Lucretia c. 1621
  21. 21. Peter Paul Rubens detail from The Disembarkation at Marseille c. 1622-1625
  22. 22. Artemesia Gentileschi (1593-1656) Cleopatra c. 1630
  23. 23. Peter Paul Rubens Three Graces c. 1635
  24. 24. Rembrandt van Rijn (1606–1669) Danaë 1636
  25. 25. Cornelis de Vos (c.1584–1651) detail from The Birth of Venus 1636
  26. 26. Peter Paul Rubens Diana and Callisto c. 1639
  27. 27. Jacob Jordaens detail from Diana and Actaeon c. 1640
  28. 28. Il Padovanino (1588–1648) Venus with Cupids
  29. 29. Simon Vouet (1590-1649) Danae c. 1640s
  30. 30. Bernardo Strozzi The Viola da Gamba Player (portrait of Barbara Strozzi) c. 1630-1640
  31. 31. Christiaen van Couwenbergh (1608–1667) Woman with a Basket of Fruit c. 1642
  32. 32. Jacob Jordaens King Candaules of Lydia Showing His Wife to Gyges 1646
  33. 33. Jacob Jordaens details from The Abundance of the Earth c.1649
  34. 34. Cesar van Everdingen The Rape of Europa c. 1650
  35. 35. Rembrandt Bathsheba at Her Bath c. 1654
  36. 36. Johann Carl Loth (1632–1698) Eve Tempting Adam c. 1655–1698
  37. 37. Pietro Liberi (1605–1687) Diana and Callisto
  38. 38. Luca Giordano Diana and Niobe 1675–79
  39. 39. Domenico Viani (1668–1711) Venus with Two Cupids
  40. 40. Sebastiano Ricci (1659–1734) Allegory of Painting c. 1708
  41. 41. Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini (1675-1741) Bathsheba at Her Toilet c. 1708-1711
  42. 42. Charlier Jacques Diana and Nymphs c. 1720
  43. 43. Giovanni Battista Tiepolo Venus with a Mirror c. 1725
  44. 44. Pierre-Antoine Quillard (1701–1730) The Four Seasons: Summer c.1725–29
  45. 45. François Boucher Hercules and Omphale c. 1735
  46. 46. François Boucher Head of a Young Girl c. 1740-1750
  47. 47. François Boucher Odalisque c. 1745
  48. 48. Jean-Baptiste Greuze Indolence c. 1756-1757
  49. 49. François Boucher Pan and Syrinx c. 1759
  50. 50. Francisco Goya Doña Isabel Cobos de Porcel c. 1805
  51. 51. Eugene Delacroix details from Death of Sardanapalus c. 1827
  52. 52. William Etty (1787-1849) Nude Woman Asleep c. 1828-30
  53. 53. William Etty Female Nude With a Cast of Venus de Medici c.1835-37
  54. 54. William Etty detail from The Coral Finder Venus and her Youthful Satellites c. 1828-1848
  55. 55. Gustave Courbet detail from Lot and his Daughters 1844
  56. 56. Gustave Courbet detail from The Bathers c. 1853
  57. 57. Gustave Courbet Female Nude with a Dog c. 1861
  58. 58. Jean-Auguste Dominque Ingres Turkish Bath c. 1862
  59. 59. Jean-Auguste Dominque Ingres study for Turkish Bath (Woman with three arms)
  60. 60. Anders Zorn (1860-1920)
  61. 61. Anders Zorn detail from Women Bathing in the Sauna c.1906
  62. 62. Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
  63. 63. Paul Cezanne detail from Pastoral Idyll 1870 Leda and the Swan 1882
  64. 64. Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898) Lysistrata c. 1896
  65. 65. Lillian Russell (1860-1922) American actress
  66. 66. Pablo Picasso Dutch Girl c.1905
  67. 67. Walter Sickert The Dutch c.1906
  68. 68. Frantisek Kupka detail from Autumn Sun, Three Goddesses c.1906
  69. 69. Franz Marc Nude with Cat c.1910
  70. 70. Marcel Duchamp Baptism c.1911
  71. 71. Boris Kustodiev Beauty c.1915
  72. 72. Ilya Mashkov Nude c.1918
  73. 73. David Burliuk In the Bathouse c.1910s
  74. 74. Felix Vallotton Squatted Woman Offering Milk to a Cat c.1919
  75. 75. Felix Vallotton Woman with Red Shawl c.1920
  76. 76. Tamara de Lempicka Nu assis c. 1923
  77. 77. Moise Kisling Kiki de Montparnasse c. 1920s
  78. 78. Gaston Lachaise Woman (Biggest Little Woman in the World) c. 1920s
  79. 79. Max Beckmann Motherhood c. 1920s
  80. 80. Gaston Lachaise Acrobat c.1926
  81. 81. Ilya Mashkov On the Beach c.1926
  82. 82. Otto Dix detail from Three Wenches c.1926
  83. 83. Otto Dix detail from Salon c.1927
  84. 84. Pyotr Konchalovsky Model with Red Hair by the Mirror c.1928 Seated Nude c.1918
  85. 85. Unknown
  86. 86. Unknown
  87. 87. Gaston Lachaise Standing Woman c.1932
  88. 88. Giorgio de Chirico Nude Woman on the Beach c.1932
  89. 89. Pablo Picasso Reclining Nude c.1932
  90. 90. Duane Bryers Hilda c. 1950s
  91. 91. Duane Bryers Hilda c. 1950s
  92. 92. 1950s Postcard [Negative portrayal of the full-figure]
  93. 93. Frank Frazetta fl. 1950s-1970s
  94. 94. Fernando Botero Tribute to Bonnard c.1972
  95. 95. Joel Peter-Witkin Courbet in Rejlander's Pool, New Mexico c. 1985
  96. 96. Ernst Fuchs c. 1988
  97. 97. Fernando Botero Statues in Madrid c. 1994
  98. 98. Jan Saudek fl. 1990s
  99. 99. Jan Saudek fl. 1990s
  100. 100. Laurie Toby Edison Photographs from Women en Large c. 1994
  101. 101. Odd Nerdrum Woman c. 1995
  102. 102. Lucian Freud Woman Sleeping c. 1995
  103. 103. Lucian Freud Benefits Supervisor Resting (Sue Tilley) c. 1995
  104. 104. Jeanne Lorioz (b. 1954)
  105. 105. Jeanne Lorioz (b. 1954)
  106. 106. Herlinde Koebl from Starke Frauen c.1996
  107. 107. Kim Hunter Modesty Robust c. 1996
  108. 108. Unknown c. 2004
  109. 109. Unknown c. 2004
  110. 110. Unknown (Matuse?) c. 2005
  111. 111. Leonard Nimoy “Three Graces” from Full Body Project c. 2007
  112. 112. Julia Fullerton-Batten from Unadorned series 2012
  113. 113. Xu Hongfei c. 2010
  114. 114. Unknown
  115. 115. Adam Schultz
  116. 116. Karen Portaleo
  117. 117. Pamela Mummy Phantom Phrolic c. 2008-2011 A Generous Thought c. 2008-2011
  118. 118. Unknown
  119. 119. Jennifer Fox
  120. 120. Unknown
  121. 121. Chris Maher Full Figured Nude c. 2011
  122. 122. Chris Maher Full Figured Nude c. 2011
  123. 123. Unknown
  124. 124. Joanne Claxton Masked Female Nude c. 2011
  125. 125. Chuck Miller Seated Nude c. 2011
  126. 126. Laura Culham Voluptuous Nude c. 2012
  127. 127. Rayven Collins Two Nude Ladies Seated Goddess
  128. 128. Rayven Collins Layers Baby Got Back
  129. 129. Yossi Loloi Full Beauty Project c. 2013
  130. 130. Katie Finley Lady in the Striped Garters c. 2013
  131. 131. Juliya Zhukova Seraphima c. 2014
  132. 132. Body Image Then
  133. 133. Body Image Now
  134. 134. Rayven Collins Define Perfect
  135. 135. Rear View of the Female from Albrecht Durer’s Notes c. 1528

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