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Paintings and literature throughout the eu fin-de-siècle interval frequently manifested issues of degeneration and rot, either one of our bodies and civilizations, in addition to disease, weird and wonderful sexuality, and normal morbidity. This assortment explores those subject matters relating to artists and writers as varied as Oscar Wilde, August Strindberg, and Aubrey Beardsley.

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