Japanese Bather, Paul Mousset

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like "A Study," are usually very simple in subject, possess an extraordinary naturalness of color, and are equally lifelike in modeling and spirit. In "Turandot" N. Sichel gives us one of his ideal Oriental types, whose voluptuous and alluring beauty is in marked contrast to the serene dignity of his "Vestal Virgin." The "Japanese Bather" of P. Mousset is another picture in the same feeling as "The Love Birds," but of more elaborate treatment. The original of this bather is a native Japanese woman of a dazzling beauty very rare with her race, who came to

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