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It's hard to say exactly when the scandal started. I first photos about it teen Jezebelwhen word started spreading of year old Thylane Loubry Blondeau's spread in Vogue France. Word is that a now disappeared Tumblr blog devoted to her was the cause.
Already with a fair few fashion shoots young her name — including Vogue Childrenand a few photos on the runway, Blondeau's spread raised the ire of many who thought the photos were overly sexual for a preteen. Which had done nothing but nude more questions: The shots above show the sort of range of photography we're looking at.
The Vogue Enfants seems pretty harmless, teen I'd argue that non near-nude shot in the Jezebel post may be problematic, but I don't see it as inherently non.
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The middle shot, however, seems troubling. The finger hooked non the jeans, the angled hip, the tousled hair, all are shorthand for the sort of sexuality top 100 nude photos found mary j blige sex photos jeans advertising, which seems disturbingly out of place with someone so young.
Let's not forget the scandal surrounding Brooke Shields' Calvin Klein campaign at the age of fourteen, which included the teen "You want to know what comes between me and nude Calvins? Meanwhile, a woman claiming to be Thylane's mother made this statement over Facebook:.
So, are these photos nude Are they inherently sexual? Do they have artistic merit young Or are the internet commenters sexualizing something that was otherwise non-sexual?