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Flagellation (Latin flagellum, "whip"), flogging, whipping or lashing is the act of beating the . leader, Anne Josephe Theroigne de Mericourt, stripped her naked, and flogged her on the bare bottom in the public garden of the Tuileries. Birching is a form of corporal punishment with a birch rod, typically applied to the recipient's bare buttocks, caricature by George Cruikshank of a school flogging. Edmund Bonner punishing a heretic in Foxe's Book of Martyrs ().