Most popular Erotic art books
The most popular Erotic art books currently available. Updated weekly.
The complete adventures of Kake, Tom of Finland's dark-haired, mustached leatherman, who travelled the world on his motorcycle to spread the seeds of ecstatically explicit gay sex. See Tom's own personal fantasies lived out in these 26 episodes of mustaches, muscles and liberated libido, now some of the most famous cartoons in the history of...
Discover the full range of Tom's talent, from sensitive portraits and frank sexual pleasure to tender expressions of love and haunting tributes and young men struck down by AIDS. Essays on Tom's social and personal impact by Camille Paglia, John Waters, Armistead Maupin, Todd Oldham, and others, plus a scholarly analysis of individual drawings...
This fresh edition of The Big Book of Pussy reframes not just the subject, but the format of this popular volume in the portable and affordable Bibliotheca Universalis size, meeting the needs of readers like the gentleman who commented on Amazon, "Who wants a two-ton Pussy Book being `exposed' for the mailman?" Complete with more than 400...
Dian Hanson curates the most startling images from photographer Laurent Benaim and his ongoing investigation of extreme and alternative sexuality. Featuring amateur models in acts of transgressive, uninhibited passion, Benaim's pictures are produced through the vintage gum dichromate print process, lending each image the forbidden feel of a...
All the best photos (and some tasty new ones) from the original Big Butt Book, ranging from petite Pam Anderson to robust Serena Williams, plus interviews with Coco Austin, Buffie the Body, Tinto Brass, John (Buttman) Stagliano, and Brazil's Watermelon Woman reconfigured into a chunky, 512-page Bibliotheca Universalis edition.
Exploration of the female pudendum just got a whole lot deeper. Slip on your red and blue anaglyph glasses and enter this intensely dimensional update on Dian Hanson's The Big Book of Pussy. Features 110 photographs, including many unique to this edition.
Nobuyoshi Araki himself distills decades' worth of images down to 568 pages in this ultimate retrospective of his career. First published as a limited edition and now available as a TASCHEN standard edition with updated appendix, this intimate collection delves into Araki's work to showcase his best-known subjects: sensual, colorful flowers,...
Criminal justice never looked so good as in this pocket-sized collection of Tom of Finland's favorite tightly uniformed cops and suitably butch criminals. Multi-panel comics and single-panel drawings and paintings are contextualized with sketches, reference images, and personal photos of Tom.
Set against the inspiring island landscape of Ibiza, this beautifully captured nude photography collection celebrates natural female beauty. Showcasing various manifestations of the sensuality of womanhood, photographer Diane Betties uses her camera to show the lesser-seen side of feminine allure in this 2nd volume of her project, "Ibiza Nudes"
Changes in Japanese law in the 1990s enabled erotic images to be published without fear of prosecution, and many shunga picture-books have since appeared. This book offers an assessment of the genre of Japanese paintings and prints known as shunga. It seeks to re-establish shunga in a proper historical frame of culture and creativity.
La Petite Mort-`the little death'-is a euphemism for orgasm, but the women who masturbate for Toronto photographer Will Santillo ripple with the pleasures of life. This book presents the finest of Santillo's intimate portfolio, in which each model decided and directed how she would self-stimulate to climax. In accompanying interviews, Dian...
In this illustrated study, John R. Clarke investigates an assortment of Roman erotic art to answer the question of what sex meant to the ancient Romans. The text re-evaluates our understanding of Roman art and society in a study informed by gender and cultural studies.
The life, times, and mysteries of Fred Halsted, gay porn's first film auteur.
The best of The New Erotic Photography and The New Erotic Photography 2 combine in this perfectly-formed collection of the world's most intriguing erotic photography talents. Over 350 fresh and provocative images showcase over 60 photographers as well as several outstanding models including self-portraitist Jody Frost and cover artist April-lea...
Shows us the spectrum of sexual practice and expression, including nudity and clothing, voyeurism, gods, monsters and animals, orgasm, adultery and jealousy, and much else. This book highlights the symbols and motifs, often hidden in the background of the art, which are crucial for a proper understanding and appreciation of this genre.
An anthology of the smart, literate gay magazine that also manages to be very fun and very dirty. In this meaty package, BUTT editors Gert Jonkers and Jop van Bennekom select the best images and interviews from more than a decade in print, including sexy pictures and candid interviews with such spectacular men as Gore Vidal, Francois Sagat,...
One big slice of cheesecake, brought to you by Dian Hanson. This extra-large, extra-lush compendium gathers nearly 100 pin-up artists, with showcase chapters for the top 10, including Gil Elvgren and Alberto Vargas. Each chapter opens with a tipped-in reproduction of an original calendar or magazine cover and boasts original model photos as...
Get beneath the tight jeans of Tom of Finland's working-class heroes with this perfect, pocket-sized package of blue-collar lovers. With a brawny lineup of multi-panel comics and single-panel drawings and paintings, as well as personal photographs and sketches, this neat little book explores the tough physical types who fascinated Tom since his...
New York Girls, first released in 1995, defined a time, a place, and the raw esthetic of the artist Richard Kern. Naked, tattooed, pierced, and casually posed in minimal sets, Kern's models were young, but not innocent, fully complicit in the bondage, gunplay, and infamous candle insertion scenarios of his shots. On the 20th anniversary of this...
The cartoonist in chief to American counterculture, Robert Crumb has been busy offering up psychedelia, satire, and outlandish, sexually obsessed characters since the 1960s. This new collection presents a compact, affordable Crumb-feast, sourced by the artist from his original sketchbooks and focused on his mid-1960s golden age.
The disturbing, exciting, and defiantly avant-garde films of Jesus "Jess" Franco, director of such films as Vampyros Lesbos and Lilian the Perverted Virgin.
Now available in a new edition, this intimate book captures the sensual pleasure of an artist's sketchbook as well as the genius behind Gustav Klimt's vision of women.
Carefully curated and beautifully packaged erotic art through the ages - 170 works from the world's most important artists
The Kama Sutra is a timeless exploration of love, marriage, and sex. While famous for its erotic presentation of sexual pleasure, it addresses many topics, from what to look for in a wife to how a woman can learn to control men. This stunning abridged edition features extracts from each chapter, illustrated with more than 30 classic Indian paintings from a sixteenth-century edition of the book.