The Art of Arousal
A delightful tour through the sensual side of fine art, from America’s favorite sex therapist
This irresistible volume presents 130 of the most engagingly erotic paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings from diverse eras and cultures, coupled with revealing commentaries about their sexual and aesthetic content. In its organization, The Art of Arousal traces the course of a sensual relationship. It begins by examining the elements of eroticism, and then progresses from flirtation and seduction through kisses and other foreplay before ultimately arriving at consummation and blissful exhaustion.
Publisher: Abbeville Press
Author: Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer