Category: nude

Studies for the figure of Venus by Elihu Vedder

American, late 19th to early 20th century

black and white chalk

Yale University Art Gallery x x

Goddess of Fortune Stay With Us by Elihu Vedder

American, 1893

oil on canvas

Yale University Art Gallery

Cartoon for Luna by Elihu Vedder, study for the Huntington Ceiling

American, 1893

black, white, and colored chalks

Yale University Art Gallery

Abundance of the Days of the Week by Elihu Vedder, ceiling panel for the dining room of Huntington Mansion on Fifth Avenue in New York City

American, 1893

oil on canvas

Yale University Art Museum

The Four Seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter, attributed to the circle of Rosalba Carriera

Italian, 18th century

pastel

private collection x

Allegory of Painting, attributed to a sister of Rosalba Carriera


Italian, 18th century


pastel on paper mounted on canvas


private collection x

Detail from Arcadia by Thomas Eakins

American, c. 1883

oil on canvas

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Wood Nymph by Auguste Levêque

French, late 19th century or early 20th century

oil on canvas

private collection

Study for The Birth of Venus by Alexandre Cabanel 

French, 1863

oil on panel

private collection 

Personnage à La Jambe Repliée by François-Louis Schmied, created to illustrate an edition of Homer’s Odyssey

French, c. 1925

carved wood panel heightened with color

private collection x