Erotic works of art have at times been created with the intent to arouse the viewer, to express the power of the artist or the owner, or to serve as amusements. Many ancient cultures created erotic art. Works that arouse or are related to sexual desire, often incorporating nude figures. Although the tradition of erotic art harks back to the ancient Venus of Willendorf, eroticism became a major theme of Western art .
Erotic photography is a style of art photography of an erotic, sexually suggestive or sexually provocative nature. After the s erotic photography began to be less commonly referred to as such, and to be increasingly described as glamour photography. Erotic photography . Erotic photography - Wikipedia.