Name: Laure Albin Guillot


Medium: Photography

Censored By: Facebook

When were you censored?: March, 2013

Was there notification of removal and, if so, what was the reason given?: The work violated community guidelines on photographic nudity

Was there the opportunity to appeal? If so, did you appeal and what was the response?: No

What, if any, were the consequences of the removal for you? Please give details.: The image was re-posted in a censored version

Other Comments: A 1940 nude study by photographer Laure Albin Guillot on view at the Jeu de Paume in Paris was removed from the museum’s Facebook page because it violated “community standards.” The page itself was shut down for 24 hours.

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