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Donati's Comet, (detail), 1858, oil on canvas by James Poole (1803–1886), photo credit: Museums Sheffield


An art print of 'Female Nude' by Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920), photo credit: The Courtauld Gallery

An art print of 'Female Nude' by Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920)

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