CULTURE & ARTS
06/27/2013 10:48 am ET

Age Limit Slapped On Racy Japanese Art Show Scheduled To Open At The British Museum

ArtDaily

LONDON (AFP).- The British Museum will introduce a cinema-style age limit later this year when it hosts an exhibition of Japanese art featuring graphic sexual content, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

The images set to go on show in London in October showcase the Japanese erotic art form Shunga, but some are so explicit that children under the age of 16 will only be allowed to enter if accompanied by an adult.

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