Erotic art in Pompeii and Herculaneum has been both exhibited as art and censored as pornography. The Roman cities around the bay of Naples were.
Though their activities were depicted alluringly in murals, the sex workers of Pompeii were slaves who lived hard lives.
Erotic art in Pompeii and Herculaneum is a phenomenon often omitted by textbooks about ancient history. Those famous Roman cities.