Delta of Venus

Erotic Printmaking


Fragments from the Original 1524 I Modi (Engravings)

These nine fragments are currently in the British Museum, and are all that's left of the original I Modi. From left to right: 1. Posture 7 2. Posture...
Posture 01 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 1" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 02 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 2" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 03 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 3" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 04 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 4" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino. Two of the original I Modi fragments appear in...
Posture 07 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 7" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 08 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 8" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 09 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 9" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 10 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 10" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 11 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 11" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 12 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 12" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 13 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 13" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 14 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 14" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 15 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 15" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
Posture 16 - I Modi Woodblock

Woodblock print of "Posture 16" from the 1550 version of I Modi Printer unknown. Sonnet by Aretino.
The French Bed

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1606 – 1669
The Monk in the Wheat Field

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1606 – 1669
Jupiter and Antiope 1

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1631
Man and Woman Pissing

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1631
Joseph and Potiphar's Wife

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1634
Adam and Eve - Rembrandt

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1638
Negress Lying Down

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1658
Woman At The Bath With Her Hat Beside Her

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1658
Woman Seated By A Stove

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1658
Jupiter and Antiope 2

Erotic etching by Rembrandt van Rijn. 1659
College Refreshment

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
Helpless Desire (Fumble Cunt)

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
Love on a Bicycle

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Ancestor

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Concert

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Congregation

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Curious Wanton

Erotic Engraving by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Harem

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Inspection

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Miser

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Operation

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Pasha

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Swing

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
The Tambourine

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. 1756 - 1827
Thomas Rowlandson 001

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. (Name of engraving unknown). 1756 - 1827
Thomas Rowlandson 002

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. (Name of engraving unknown). 1756 - 1827
Thomas Rowlandson 003

Erotic Engraving with Watercolors by Thomas Rowlandson. (Name of engravng unknown). 1756 - 1827
A Satyr and his Wife

Engraving by Jacques Joseph Coiny from "L'Aretin d'Augustin Carrache. D'après le Gravures à l'eau-forte par cet Artiste célèbre" based on drawings by...
Aeneas and Dido Accompanied by a Cupid

Engraving by Jacques Joseph Coiny from "L'Aretin d'Augustin Carrache. D'après le Gravures à l'eau-forte par cet Artiste célèbre" based on drawings by...
Antony and Cleopatra

Engraving by Jacques Joseph Coiny from "L'Aretin d'Augustin Carrache. D'après le Gravures à l'eau-forte par cet Artiste célèbre" based on drawings by...
Hercules and Deianira

Engraving by Jacques Joseph Coiny from "L'Aretin d'Augustin Carrache. D'après le Gravures à l'eau-forte par cet Artiste célèbre" based on drawings by...
Juliette 01

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 02

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 03

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 04

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 05

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 06

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 07

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 08

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 09

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 10

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 11

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 12

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 13

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798
Juliette 14

Erotic engraving by Claude Bornet for Marquis de Sade's erotic novel "Juliette" circa 1798



Erotic art that was originally produced as prints. This section includes printing techniques such as Lithography, Etching and Woodcuts.