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Erotic Paintings From Klimt To Currin - Artists Have Always Been A Frisky Bunch (probably NSFW)

Artists have always been a saucy bunch just check out this selection of fantastically frisky artworks from over the years. Sexually explicit art is found in all cultures; works of art have always celebrated sex, sexuality, and the human body! Some of these artworks still have the power to be shocking!

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Venus of Urbino by Titian (1538)
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Venus of Urbino by Titian (1538)

Woman With Black Stockings by Egon Schiele (1913)
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Woman With Black Stockings by Egon Schiele (1913)

Roman Charity by Reubens
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Roman Charity by Reubens

Leather Boots by Marlene Dumas (2000)
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Leather Boots by Marlene Dumas (2000)

Dudley, like what you see? Then call me. by Marcus Harvey (1996)
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Dudley, like what you see? Then call me. by Marcus Harvey (1996)

Yes Captain by Genieve Figgis (2014)
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Yes Captain by Genieve Figgis (2014)

Erotic Drawing II by George Grosz (1940)
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Erotic Drawing II by George Grosz (1940)

The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife by Katsushika Hokusai (1814)
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The Dream of the Fisherman's Wife by Katsushika Hokusai (1814)

by Mihály Zichy
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by Mihály Zichy

Frau bei der Selbstbefriedigung by Gustav Klimt
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Frau bei der Selbstbefriedigung by Gustav Klimt

L'Origine du monde by Gustave Courbet
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L'Origine du monde by Gustave Courbet

Suffer Love XXI by Tracy Emin (2009)
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Suffer Love XXI by Tracy Emin (2009)

Naked Girl by Lucien Freud
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Naked Girl by Lucien Freud

Deauville by John Currin
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Deauville by John Currin

Olympia by Édouard Manet (1863)
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Olympia by Édouard Manet (1863)

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