By Rowan Pelling
Carefully curated and beautifully packaged erotic art through the ages – 170 works from the world's most important artists.
This carefully curated and beautifully packaged book spotlights nearly 170 works from the world's most important artists, including Titian, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Edgar Degas, Edvard Munch, Georgia O'Keeffe, Jackson Pollock, Lucian Freud, Louise Bourgeois, Francis Bacon, David Hockney, Gerhard Richter, Cecily Brown, Anselm Kiefer, George Condo, and Anish Kapoor. With its chronological organization, The Art of the Erotic provides insights into human sexuality throughout the ages.
Hardcover, 272 pages, 170 illustrations
Dimensions: 9 7/8 x 11 5/8 x 1 1/8 inches
About the Author:
Rowan Pelling is a journalist, broadcaster and commentator on the arts. She has just launched a new middle-shelf magazine, The Amorist, intended for devotees of love and passion. She first rose to prominence as the editor of the monthly literary/erotic magazine, Erotic Review, and has written for a range of magazines and newspapers, including the Independent on Sunday, Daily Mail, GQ and The Spectator. Pelling lives in Cambridge, England.
"Chronicles our love affair with love affairs." — Timeline
"A comprehensive and chronological insight into the fluid ways in which creators depict human sexuality." — Red
"This sumptuous volume demands to be gently teased open... A beautifully printed showcase of the world's most seductive art erotica... Ravishes the eyes." — The Amorist