This is a game, similar to the Lyrics Quiz discussion in the Bandstand group.

The rules are simple: someone posts the depiction of a work of art (painting, sculpture, pottery, architecture, etc.), and a question others have to answer to, in order to take their turn.

To stick to the group's theme (A TRICK OF THE EYE), the work must have an aesthetic component to it. I know this is very subjective, so use common sense here and try to avoid readymades, shock art and meta-art if possible.

Searching the internet is OK, and even encouraged. The idea here is to have you to look for and discover new stuff.

Let's start with this:

You have to guess the author and the title.

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Lucian Freud - Nymph and Satyr ;-)
Uhhhhh ... no. But quite funny ;-)
Hmm...Henri Matisse and his model perhaps? Just a guess.. :)
You've got the subject pretty close ... Artist?
I don't know who made it but I found the photo it's based on.

Good find. The artist is a contemporary American.
By contemporary you mean still alive and working? ---looking but no success...
yes and yes (I believe)
argg found this but can't find the print
Some datapoints for triangulation:

Studied at The New School for Social Research (NYC) among other places. Is more likely to be known for his association/participation with some of the more avant garde movements. Sculpture. Best known by his nickname (for first name.)
Yet another photo from the series. The artist posing as an artist. Hmm...

HA I found it!!

Red Grooms
Lithograph Mattise Nude 1976



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