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Roman Erotic Art - Naples National Archaeological Museum - Pictures & Images

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Pictures & images of Roman erotic art of Pompeii & Herculaneum exhibited at the Naples Archaeological Museum, Italy.

When Pompeii was excavated in the early 19th century one of its most controversial finds was its erotic art. In 1819, when King Francis I of Naples visited the Pompeii exhibition at the National Museum with his wife and daughter, he was so embarrassed by the erotic artwork that he decided to have it locked away in a Secret Museum. Most Museums of the...
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