The illustration of the nude human body in art, in sculpture and photography. Originally definedthe term act rather studies of the human body (act study).
In 19. Century became the act illustration of thatRestriction on religious, mythologische or historical motives releases. This shows up very clearly in that works of the French Impressionisten such as Renior, Manet, Degas, which represented humans in completely normal situations (often times in nature) and whom details of its body language after-felt. Of thatRestrictions released, developed itself the act variously in all arts.
Photo Johnny Leo Johansen(c) Act