Dian Hanson began her publishing career at Puritan magazine in 1976 and went on to edit a variety of adult titles, including Partner, Oui, Hooker, Outlaw Biker, Juggs and Leg Show magazines. Most recently, she authored TASCHEN'S The History of Girly Magazines, Tom Poulton: The Secret Art of an English Gentleman and The Big Book of Breasts. Eric Kroll has worked as a photojournalist for the New York Times, Der Spiegel, and Vogue, but is best known for his fetish photography appearing in magazines including Leg Show and High Heeled Women, and for his TASCHEN monographs Fetish Girls and Beauty Parade. As a TASCHEN editor, he most recently edited The Wonderful World of Bill Ward.
?When you call it art, you can keep really hot photos right there on the coffee table. No one pulls this trick off like TASCHEN, the art-book publisher that made smut a cultural celebration. This new collection features the sexiest nudes you?re likely to see outside the pages of Penthouse, including work by Steve Diet Goedde, Natasha Merritt, Craig Morey, Dave Naz, and many others?and was compiled by acclaimed adult editor Dian Hanson and fetish photographer Eric Kroll. The international cast of visionaries captures the allure of women doing everything from eating ice cream or licking their own nipples to lounging languidly for a smoke or simply showing off a sumptuous behind; the book includes quotations from the photos articulating their inspiration.? Penthouse, New York