Despite the title, there's a underlying sense of sexuality in Schiele's depiction of two naked individuals, embracing in a twist of line and form reminiscent of the great Austrian painter's intense figurative works. Depictions of nudity, sometimes sexually explicit, are allowed in the context of sex education as appropriate for the age of the students. The Fall — by Hugo van der Goes. This symbol implies that women are to be passive and they are an object to be used. Some sculptures depict nude child figures.
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If I painted beautiful women, would that make me a non-homosexual? This likely first occurred with the painting The Nude Maya by Goya, which in drew the attention of the Spanish Inquisition. In the 15th century, the iconography of Cupid starts to become indistinguishable from the putto. Virginia Biddleby Alfred Cheney Johnston. Art history suffers from a well known disorder known as DWEM syndrome. The New York Times.