Max Ernst

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Max Ernst (1891 – 1976) was a German painter, sculptor, graphic artist, and poet. A prolific artist, Ernst is considered to be one of the primary pioneers of the Dada movement and Surrealism.

Max Ernst's spanking painting[edit]

The Virgin Spanking the Christ Child before Three Witnesses: Andre Breton, Paul Eluard, and the Painter (1926).
Max Ernst collage from one of his surreal books (c. 1920s-30s).

In 1926, Max Ernst painted The Virgin Spanking the Christ Child before Three Witnesses: Andre Breton, Paul Eluard, and the Painter, a work of F/m spanking art that features the naked infant Jesus as a spankee and the Virgin Mary as his spanker.

A drawing of a variant by Max Ernst from 1930 also exists (Link broken as of 2017).

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