This is a drawing from a photograph in one of my favorite reference books, The Nude Female Figure, (see Resources for more info. about the book.) It’s one of the very few references that includes pictures of various sized women. (Even this book could have more diversity, but it’s a start.) I could go on and on about the suffocating narrowness of the predominant standard of beauty in our society, and how insulting that is to the sanctity of all bodies and human life, but I need to go to sleep at some point. You get the gist….