Artist Luigi Benedicenti Orders a Suggestive Dessert

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Luigi Benedicenti's Figues (2008). Photo: Courtesy of Bernarducci Meisel Gallery

Luigi Benedicenti's photo-realist paintings are of delicious treats like cream-filled profiteroles, pears dripping in caramel, and the sunniest of sunny-side up breakfast eggs. The paintings themselves are delicious too, on view at Bernarducci Meisel Gallery through December 6.