Painter of the Night is an ongoing manhwa written and illustrated by Byeonduck. Released in 2019, it has been published by Lezhin Comics. The first season consists of chapters 1-44, with the second season that commenced on July 24, consists of chapters 45-76 and lastly third season consists of chapters 77-102. The story occurs in a past setting of Korea during the Goryeo or Joseon eras where Hanyang the capital of the Joseon kingdom (Seoul’s former name) exists. It concerns a noble, Yoon Seungho wanting Baek Na-kyum to continue creating erotic paintings despite his reluctance to do so.
Na-kyum is a young painter with exceptional talent, which is creating erotic images of men. Though he has published a few collections under a pseudonym, he has decided to quit painting. Then Seungho, a young nobleman, barges into his life. A hell-raiser notorious for his insatiable lust, Seungho forces Na-kyum to become his private painter. However, the nights that await Na-kyum are beyond anything he could have imagined.