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Art historians have said that the painting was simply a way of offering herself up to Louis XV as a prospective mistress. Manet's intent was to continue with the tradition started by Giorgione by bringing the idea degrees opposite from a sleeping Venus to a common Parisian whore receiving flowers, probably from another woman's husband. Scholars are still contemplating Titian's intention.