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The quality of being erotic or being represented as erotic.

e·rot′i·cist n.


1. one who indulges in eroticism
2. art literature one who uses erotic imagery in art or literature
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Known as a surrealist and later an eroticist for the feature films he made in France from the 1960s to 1980s, Polish director Walerian Borowczyk is less well known for his early-career short films.
The fact that Don Rigoberto is more of an intellectual eroticist than a Sadeian activist provides the novel with a metafictional dimension which can be viewed as either taming erotic desire by inscribing it with complex narrative structures or as leading to a contemplation of how erotica must necessarily be an intellectual undertaking, since the brain is the one human organ most capable of unlimited sexual fulfillment.
Amidst the clamour of Bolivian virgins, tortured Japanese eroticists and Macbeth acted by naked Eskimos, you will hear the shrill of moral indignation.