The Erotic Sentiment in the Paintings of China and Japan

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By Nik Douglas

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

ABOUT Nik Douglas

Nik Douglas
Nik Douglas and Penny Slinger are the authors of Sexual Secrets, Erotic Sentiment: In the Paintings of China and Japan and The Secret Dakini Oracle, and Douglas is the author of Spiritual Sex, and The Path of the Mystic Lover. Douglas studied Eastern art, philosophy, and sexual traditions  More...



In Eastern cultures, it was customary to present collections of erotic art called pillow books to newlyweds.  This full-color edition showcases the finest examples of this art from China and Japan, accompanied by selections of Taoist verse.