Incoming Speaker John Boehner and the Catholic League objected and achieved a partial censorship.
Some images of interest (Click on the link below for more details):
Romaine Brooks. Self Portrait, 1923.
Janet Flanner, aka Genet, by Berenice Abbott, 1927
Dancing Sailors, 1917, by Charles Demuth.
Misty and Jimmy Paulette in a Taxi, NYC, 1991, by Nan Goldin
I Look Just Like My Daddy, 2003, by Cass Bird
- Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture. http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/hideseek/index.html.
- Brian Logan. “Hide/Seek: Too shocking for America”. The Guardian, 5 December 2010. www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2010/dec/05/hide-seek-gay-art-smithsonian