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'Physical Culture' by Francis Picabia (1913)
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Francis Picabia (1879-1953) was a French artist and poet who experimented with various painting styles including Cubism, Dadaism and traditional figurative painting.

He is also well known for his paintings of nudes which were used to decorate North African brothels during the Second World War.