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5 Incredible Classic Paintings, Recreated With Body Art

The work of Chadwick and Spector is mind-blowing.

Artists Chadwick and Spector aim to “resurrect paintings onto a living body” through body art. Each sitting takes between 5-18 hours, depending on the intricacy of the work. The results are pretty mind-blowing.

1. Lanna Woman (Wat Umong).

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2. Judith With The Head of Holofernes, after Cranach.

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3. Joan of Arc, after Rosetti.

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4. Nell Gwynne as St. Catherine, after Sir Peter Lely.

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5. Wishbone, after Gysis.

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
 
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