Erotic art in Pompeii and Herculaneum has been both exhibited as art and censored as These digs revealed the cities to be rich in erotic artifacts such as statues, frescoes, and household items decorated with sexual themes. The ubiquity of.
In our series on sexual histories, authors explore changing sexual mores from antiquity to today. Like the anxious men who began excavations.
Fifty shades of Pompeii Erotic scene fresco from a brothel of Pompeii. in writing from both guests, boasting of their sexual prowess, as well as.
This was due to the fact that excavators were startled by the sexually explicit frescoes they were frequently unearthing, quite shocking to the.