THE FIVE ARTIEST BORDELLOS IN FRANCE

Posted on January 5, 2012 by

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5B) palais oriental parrot room

I just posted a fun blog on the Huffington Post from my recent trip to Paris, about the five brothels most revered for their artistic decor.  I revisited a marvelous gallery of historical erotica I discovered while researching The Sinner’s Grand Tour.  You can read about it here

Some of the photos were a bit too lurid to include in the post (at least without artful cropping) — I thought readers of the MoSex blog might appreciate them, however…

A bordello on Rue Navarin specialized in reenactments of black masses...

Irene, one of the dancers at One Two Two, a bordello favored by Cary Grant, Humphrey Bogart and other Hollywood stars...

A mosaic at 32 Rue Blondel, favored by Henry Miller and Anais Nin in the 1930s...

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