Dick studied from figure drawing booklets of the late fifties. This rather stiff and stylized figure was typical of the era.
Nude Study, 12x16, Oil on Canvas Panel, Unframed, Signed by Burg, Courtesy of Peter Burg.
As he progressed he loosened up a bit.
Nude Study, Seated,Yellow Background, 24x30, Oil on canvas-Masonite, Unframed, Unsigned by Dick Burg, Courtesy of Peter Burg.