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Breastfeeding in Public Paintings Allowed Here!

Magda Michalska 10 September 2016 min Read

Breastfeeding in public recurs in the public debate from time to time. Whether it's legal, ethical, aesthetic... Well, no matter if you're a mother, a hungry baby or an annoyed passerby, these paintings are showing that breastfeeding is as beautiful as nature itself.

Cezanne

[caption id="attachment_1547" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Paul Cezanne, Hortense Breast Feeding Paul, breastfeeding art Paul Cezanne, Hortense Breast Feeding Paul, 1872, Private collection[/caption]

Wyspiański

[caption id="attachment_1555" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Stanisław Wyspiański, Motherhood, 1905, National Museum, Warsaw, breastfeeding art Stanisław Wyspiański, Motherhood, 1905, National Museum in Krakow[/caption]

Cassat

[caption id="attachment_1550" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Mary Cassatt, Louise Nursing Her Child, 1898, Fondation Rau pour le Tiers Monde, breastfeeding art Mary Cassatt, Louise Nursing Her Child, 1898, Fondation Rau pour le Tiers Monde[/caption]

Utamaro

[caption id="attachment_1560" align="aligncenter" width="534"]Kitagawa Utamaro, Mother and Child, ca. 1793, The Met Museum, breastfeeding art Kitagawa Utamaro, Mother and Child, ca. 1793, The Met Museum[/caption]

Fouquet

[caption id="attachment_1561" align="aligncenter" width="620"]Jean Fouquet, Virgin and Child Surrounded by Angels, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, breastfeeding art Jean Fouquet, Virgin and Child Surrounded by Angels, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp[/caption]

Bramantino

[caption id="attachment_1572" align="aligncenter" width="564"]Bramantino, Madonna del Latte, 1490, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, breastfeeding art Bramantino, Madonna del Latte, 1490, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston[/caption]

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