Lying Nude with Flowers and BookLying Nude with Flowers and Book
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Lying Nude with Flowers and Book

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Artist: Janos Bodis
Year: 1950-1960 ca.
Technique: oil on canvas
Signature: signed lower right
Dimensions: 24 x 36 in (61 x 91.4 cm); stretched but not framed
Biography: Self-educated Hungarian artist of the mid-20th century, best known for his well-executed, evocative female subjects, particularly his nude studies. Additional themes include his portraits of elderly mariners, rural peasants, city workers and people from all social strata. He was fond of portraying his figures in colorful garb, often wearing a beret or in native dress.