A final section discusses each artist's biographical details to the extent that these are known and the development of their artistic style. This is followed by a representative selection of both black-and-white as well as colour pencil drawings by each artist. He elaborates on their importance, but doesn't feel the need to defend his selections because he is acutely aware that sex and the erotic do no need to be justified. You have here the alphabetical list of all the Artists exposed in our virtual Museum Please visit my city clicking on one of the symbols. Retrieved from " https: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Tagame is possibly one of the most sex-positive artists who has ever lived, and his magnificent historical narrative doesn't betray his focus:
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Category:Homosexuality in shunga
Artist names in this description are listed family name first, as is custom in Japan. But what we are collecting here, and showing among the masterpieces of the past and of our days, are those we feel more appealing to our homoerotic sensibility. In each Exposition Hall we have collected the masterpiecest of one of the five continents; they are shown more or less in chronological order. Jovial and witty as usual, he showed Goss photos of his latest paintings - a series depicting nude, Hindu-inspired male deities. Retrieved 25 February Tagame also provides an historical overview of the development of gay art in Japan, but this is the least successful aspect of the book since he gets into a confusing and largely unnecessary argument over what, exactly, it is about an artist or an art work that makes it a work of 'gay erotic art.