A reader alerts me to a feminist parody of Manet's "Le Dejeuner sur L'herbe," (see below). It appeared in an anthology of women's humor called "Titters," published in 1976. Here's the re-imagined painting, by Mara McAfee, who painted many parodies for National Lampoon.


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