Max Ernst

~ 1891 – 1976 ~ Max Ernst was a German (naturalised American in 1948 and French in 1958) painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet. A prolific artist, Ernst was a primary pioneer of the Dada movement and surrealism. He had no formal artistic training, but his experimental attitude toward the …

Helmuth Stockmann

Helmuth Stockmann was a draftsman, caricaturist and illustrator. He illustrated numerous books in the twenties, including new editions by E.T.A. Hoffmann and Diderot, also many erotic (and some at that time controversial and forbidden) works. His works were featured in the war leaflets (published by P. Cassirer), among others. published …

Sadie Mazo

~ Date of birth unknown ~ Despite some artworks I was not able to find any information about this illustrator. Some refer to this artist as Sadi-Mazo.  Books illustrated: L’Enfer des Voluptes (1937) L’ille des Vamps (1938) La Clinique des cauchemars (1937) Luxure et souffrance (1950) 7 albums/39 artworks Content …

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