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I like books, reading, libraries, art galleries, painting, drawing, people, and so on?
Two of my long-time artistic passions have been erotic art and “book arts” or the book as an art object. This newly published deluxe volume of the Kama Sutra, illustrated by Marcos Chin, surely combines both of these passions in a spectacular manner:
I believe it was either André Malraux or Sir Kenneth Clark who spoke of the wealth of nude sculpture in the West… especially that of the 18th and 19th centuries… as one vast waste of entire acres of Carrara marble. Having more recently given a second look at a good deal of such sculpture I am struck by the exquisite details captured in many of these works… details often best conveyed though photography: