Paris, Victor Noir. Died in Paris 1870,a french journalist ,his tomb became a fertility symbol.the grave has a very noticeable bulge in Noir's trousers.Myth says that placing a flower in the up turned hat ,after kissing the statues lips or rubbing its genital area,will enhance fertility,bring a blissful sex life , or a husband within the year .
Metropolitan Museum of Art. Portrait of a Woman Nicholas Hilliard (British, 1547–1619) Date: ca. 1590 Medium: Vellum laid on card Dimensions: Oval, 1 x 7/8 in. (27 x 22 mm) Classification: Miniatures Credit Line: The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931 Accession Number: 32.100.311