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Edouard-Henri Avril (1843 – 1928, French)


The following illustrations are taken from Fanny Hill:

Fanny Hill 1 - The Ceremonial Of Fanny's InitiationThe Ceremonial Of Fanny’s Initiation

Fanny Hill 2- Polly Philips And The Young ItalianPolly Philips And The Young Italian

Fanny Hill 3 - Charles Plucks Fanny's Virgin Flower Charles Plucks Fanny’s Virgin Flower

Fanny Hill 4 - Fanny  Emboldens WilliamFanny Emboldens William

Fanny Hill 5 - Mr. H... Surprises Fanny And WilliamMr. H… Surprises Fanny And William

Fanny Hill 6 - Louisa And The Lodger's SonLouisa And The Lodger’s Son

Fanny Hill 7 - Fanny's Beauties DisplayedFanny’s Beauties Displayed

Fanny Hill 8 - Fanny And The SailorFanny And The Sailor

Fanny Hill 9 - Fanny Whips Mr. Barville Fanny Whips Mr. Barville

Fanny Hill 10 - The Bathing PartyThe Bathing Party

Fanny Hill 11 - Charles And FannyCharles And Fanny

The following illustrations are taken from Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino:

Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 1
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 2
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 3
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 4
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 5
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 6
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 7
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 8
Les Sonnetts Luxurieux de Pietro Aretino 9
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Edouard-Henri Avril (1843 – 1928, French)


Under the pseudonym Paul Avril, he was a well-known illustrator of erotic literature. His major work was these twenty plates for “De Figuris Veneris: A Manual of Classical Erotica” (1906):

De Figuris VenerisDe Figuris Veneris

Standing Sex PositionStanding Sex Position

Missionary PositionMissionary Position

Woman On Top PositionWoman On Top Position

Woman On Top Position 2Woman On Top Position

PettingPetting

Rear-Entry PositionRear-Entry Position

Hadrian And Antinous In EgyptHadrian And Antinous In Egypt, Anal Sex

Socrates And AlcibiadesSocrates And Alcibiades

FellatioFellatio

Fellatio IIFellatio And Cunnilingus

Male MasturbationMale Masturbation

CunnilingusCunnilingus

SapphoSappho, Cunnilingus

Group SexGroup Sex

Lesbic SexLesbic Sex

Lesbic Sex With DildoLesbic Sex With Dildo

ZoophiliaZoophilia

Rear-Entry Position IIRear-Entry Position, Anal Sex

Cunnilingus, Group SexFoursome