updated 10/01/2009 AT 8:00 AM ET
•originally published 10/01/2009 AT 8:30 AM ET
A nude portrait of Brooke Shields taken when she was 10 has been removed from a major London exhibition after police visited the gallery.
Artist Richard Prince’s photograph, set to be shown starting Thursday as part of the “Pop Life: Art in a Material World” exhibition at the Tate Modern, had raised the indignation of children’s advocates. The room containing the shot of Shields, now 44, has been closed