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A gaoler receives money for releasing a prisoner from a torture chamber. Engraving by A.C. after M. de Vos.

  • Vos, Maarten de, 1532-1603.
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The torture chamber is populated by men in various stocks and men writhing in pain

The image is surrounded with depictions of torture and torture implements

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1 print : engraving, with etching ; platemark 7.3 x 20.7 cm

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Carcere clausus eram, proper astis protinus ad me. M. de Vos in. A.C.

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Wellcome Library no. 43397i

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  • Latin

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