Knecht Ruprecht, Part 1 1852

One of three illustrations by artist Ludwig Richter of Knecht Ruprecht

Knecht Ruprecht Part1 Ludwig Richter 1847


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This is one of three illustrations by artist Ludwig Richter of Knecht Ruprecht visiting a home in 1847.  Two of the three show him entering and leaving the home while the third showing him tossing handfuls of candy, fruit and nuts on the floor, the typical method for distributing the goodies.