James Gillray


James Gillray (1756- 1815) was a British caricaturist and printmaker famous for his etched political and social satires, mainly published between 1792 and 1810. Gillray has been called "the father of the political cartoon", with his works satirizing George III, prime ministers and generals. Regarded as being one of the two most influential cartoonists, the... Continue Reading →

The Mystery of Krampus


For a long time this, yet to be written, blog has been dwelling my thoughts. Throughout all the years I have been roaming the web to discover vintage spanking arts every now and then I stumble upon Krampus. A German legend about the devil sidekick of the old European Saint Nikolaus (before the 20th century).... Continue Reading →

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