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Agatha of Sicily

There is this story about the martyrdom of Agatha, a Sicilian virgin (c. 231 – 251 AD) a Christian saint. Her memorial is on February 5. Agatha was born in Catania or Palermo, Sicily, and was martyred c. 251 According to the 13th-century Golden Legend (III.15)...

Beauty Bound

When doing research for my Bondage Art Blog I found these two artworks from Alfred Plauzeau (1875 – 1918). The sketch is titled La Pologne and was created in 1908. The colored artwork shows...

1798 Bdsm Art

A very curious late eighteenth-century booklet, devoted to domination and slave-mounts, satire of the French in exile in Germany during the French Revolution. Some had the reputation of enchanting the rather naive German girls...

History of Chastity Belt

According to modern myths, the chastity belt was used as an anti-temptation device during the Crusades. When the knight left for the Holy Lands on the Crusades, his Lady would wear a chastity belt...

Historical Spanking Illustrations

Throughout history spanking was used in books and newspapers, to set examples and hand out warnings to behave properly. Many of these illustrations were just single artworks, the artist only performed for that one...