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Shun Fornication! "The body is not meant for fornication: it is for the Lord, and the Lord for the body. God, who raised the Lord from the dead, will by his power raise us up too. You know, surely, …More
Shun Fornication!

"The body is not meant for fornication: it is for the Lord, and the Lord for the body. God, who raised the Lord from the dead, will by his power raise us up too. You know, surely, that your bodies are members making up the body of Christ; do you think I can take parts of Christ’s body and join them to the body of a prostitute? Never! But anyone who is joined to the Lord is one spirit with him. Keep away from fornication. All the other sins are committed outside the body; but to fornicate is to sin against your own body. Your body, you know, is the temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you since you received him from God. You are not your own property; you have been bought and paid for. That is why you should use your body for the glory of God." – 1 Corinthians 6:13-15,17-20, which is today's 2nd reading at Mass. Painting of the 'Temptation of St Anthony' which is part of the Wallace Collection in London. Today, 17 January is also the feast of St Anthony of Egypt.

Source: Lawrence OP on Flickr
SvataHora
!,,,that speaks volumes about yours" - who do you think you are!! - Whatever: it's just disgusting to see a naked ass in front of a saint. Inapprobriate!
Ultraviolet
"By the way, this girl is about 12." @SvataHora By the way, there are five 'girls' in the painting and all of them depict young women. Despite the doughy physiques which appeared even on intants, longer limbs were a common artistic trope to show youthful sexual maturity during that period of time.. Meaning, they're all past puberty and "this girl" isn't "about 12".

But it's interestin…More
"By the way, this girl is about 12." @SvataHora By the way, there are five 'girls' in the painting and all of them depict young women. Despite the doughy physiques which appeared even on intants, longer limbs were a common artistic trope to show youthful sexual maturity during that period of time.. Meaning, they're all past puberty and "this girl" isn't "about 12".

But it's interesting you'd perceive "this girl" as "about 12". Every viewer of an artwork is influenced by their own frame of reference, their own appetites. If you see "this girl" as "about 12" that speaks volumes about yours.
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"This tempation should not be pictured in such a way."
Given your vast artistic experience, please inform GTV how fornication should be pictured. :P
SvataHora
This tempation should not be pictured in such a way. It displays nudity, and by the way, this girl is about 12 . Many artists in the past were prohibited to show imodest and immoral paintings, so often they did it in disguise of portraying sin.