The toes

William Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) Le Lever Oil on canvas 1871 106 x 145.5 cm (3’ 5.73” x 4’ 9.28”) Metropolitan Museum of Art (Manhattan, New York, United States) Come into this picture with me to find its sensual subversions, its temptations and titillations. Don’t begin at the young boy’s eyes. Don’t start there, no matter […]