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Chinese scroll from the 19th century depicting male homosexual behavior

Title
Chinese scroll from the 19th century depicting male homosexual behavior.
Format
Realia
Published
19th century.
Description
Handpainted on silk.
Notes
1850-1900 according to Tomita; 20th century according to Sickman. ISR 127.
Summary
A Chinese scroll including 12 individual scenes of male homosexual sex behavior. Handpainted on silk. The first scene shows an emperor, or one dressed as an emperor, having relations with an actor. The other scenes are of a young scholar having relations with his attendant.
Kinsey subjects
Art--China--19th century. Scroll. Homosexuality--China--19th century. Voyeurism. Homosexual anal coitus.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
218Q A005.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art