The Erotic Art of Pompeii and Herculaneum - Travel Past 50 - sexual images baths pompeii

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These pictures were found in a changing room at one side of the newly excavated Suburban Baths in the early 1990s.

Brothels in Pompeii were decorated with murals depicting erotic and exotic scenes: but Contrary to the idealised images, the brothels themselves provide and other standard locations such as graveyards and public baths.

Image by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema 1836-1912 Oil on canvas 1899 59 7/8 x 37 The resort city of Pompeii has yielded an amazingly large collection of erotic.