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PIERRE KLOSSOWSKI (1905 - 2001)
Scene with the young Ogier and the Commander of St. Vit, 1982

 



   

Games of love as double sacrilege - Pierre Klossowski speculates that the greatest sins can be followed by the greatest mercy and hence celebrates the heretic mass of incest.

What befalls 13-year old page Ogier in the historical-parodistic novel "The Baphomet" (1965) by Klossowski and also in his following paintings, can be seen as rather morbid and questionable.

The events depicted show us the ecstacically ritual utilisation of this hermaphrodite body by two knights and the Grand Master of the Parisian Templar order ...