Ladies, Please!

Can’t a guy get any privacy around here?

Nothing shy about these young maidens though.  And the guys don’t seem to be particularly disturbed, if you get my drift.

A scene such as this might have occurred thousands of years ago when nakedness apparently engendered no shame.  But beyond that, the young ladies seem quite bold!

Notice in the background the matrons are indifferent; or perhaps just unimpressed.

As always, click the image for a larger view.

Young Spartans Exercising 

Artist Edgar Degas
Year about 1860
Type Oil on canvas
Dimensions 109.5 cm × 155 cm (43.1 in × 61 in)
Location The National GalleryLondon


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