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Mansplaining in art

Added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2018, the word mansplaining refers to condescending and chauvinistic behaviour, often directed by men towards women, but the idea has been around for ages. We take a light-hearted look through the archives.

Kennerstedt, Lars

Swedish National Heritage Board

Alexander Roslin

Nationalmuseum Sweden

Tom Merry

Wellcome Collection

Alexander Roslin

Gothenburg Museum of Art