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Mystery of Gustave Courbet's scandalous nude painting laid bare as identity of model revealed

Mystery of Gustave Courbet's scandalous nude painting laid bare as identity of model revealed

The Telegraph - By Henry Samuel

One of the most enigmatic mysteries in art history appears to have finally been laid bare. The identity of the model who posed for the most scandalous painting of the 19th century, Gustave Courbet's L'Origine du monde (The Origin of the world), has been revealed 152 years after it was …

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