I have had a print of this work of absolute beauty on my wall for 20 years and have often returned to the gallery to see the genuine article — how sad that this opportunity has now gone for however long it will be in storage. The only thing that should be removed from the gallery are those responsible for this absurd decision. Art reflects the climate of the time in which it was made and should be exhibited as such. One of the newest 21st century options is laser hair removal. You have even managed to insult the common sense of feminists. Could we conjecture that Hylas is escaping a relationship based on an inbalance of power and turning to a more equal companionship?
Presumably you object to Renoir as well? Let folks see it and form their own opinions. It is our hope that this blog will both inspire and motivate you to join us as we advocate for the women in your community. But just removing this particular painting feeling like a silly stunt which has annoyed a great many gallery visitors. I completely agree with those who say that this is illiterate censorship, but what also disturbs me is the action of the curator.
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Restore this beautiful work of art to public view as it should be, or sell it to a gallery who will. It made a nice contrast at the time to many 90s pop idols. Newsletter Naked Protesters now has a newsletter! The myth of Hylas has Hercules falling in love with Hylas, and teaching him what he knows. When the Amazons have knocked you out with stone-tipped arrows and tied you to a horse and are dragging you naked back to their city, you are probably in trouble. Got her in the mood quite quickly. I will strongly recommend those who want the picture back and the people who put it away out of the Manchester Art Gallery do the same.