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Cubist nudes, for example, featured fragmented, geometric bodies, while Fauvist ones depicted the human form in vibrant colors and lively brushstrokes. When school groups visit museums, there are inevitable questions that teachers or tour leaders must be prepared to answer. At the same time that any nude may be suspect in the view of many patrons and the public, art critics may reject work that is not either ironic or fetishistic, and therefore cutting edge. Interestingly, these themes have included both celebrating and challenging culturally-specific ideals of male and female beauty. I'm aware that some critics would take this to be an admission of latent homosexuality Alice Neel painted nudes, including her own self-portrait, in the same straightforward style as clothed sitters,  being primarily concerned with color and emotional content.