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The Collector

Depicting Sex: Egon Schiele’s Naked Bodies and Sensual Embraces

A controversial artist that shaped the history of Expressionism in Love and Death

The Embrace-Schiele, 1917

What do you think about when you think about sex in art? While many would argue that PornHub is art itself, my mind goes to two things: the movie The Handmaiden and the oeuvre of Egon Schiele.

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