Ladies Of Pleasure: The Lure Of The Courtesan

It seems like our fascination with the idea of "the courtesan" never gets old. The 39th-annual Rencontres d'Arles, France's most famous photography festival, features an exhibit on" Les Insoumises » 8/20/08 3:30pm 8/20/08 3:30pm," the most important courtesans of the 19th century. The show, curated by designer Christian Lacroix, contains 30 calling…