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Each figure is depicted in a disconcerting confrontational manner and none is conventionally feminine. The women appear slightly menacing and are rendered with angular and disjointed body shapes. The figure on the left exhibits facial features and dress of Egyptian or southern Asian style. The two adjacent figures are shown in the Iberian style of Picasso's native Spain, while the two on the right are shown with African mask-like features. The ethnic primitivism evoked in these masks, according to Picasso, moved him to "liberate an utterly original artistic style of compelling, even savage force.
Young is considered one of the pioneers in women's wrestling as she helped to increase the popularity of the sport throughout the s and during World War II. In , she and Mildred Burke were among the first female competitors to tour post-war Japan. Her mother Lilly Mae Young was a single mother her partner left to find work and never returned living during the Great Depression. Young's oldest sister Inie was severely disabled by whooping cough at a very young age. Young also played softball with Tulsa 's national championship team.