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A deathbed: a man breathes his last, the devil flies down and grabs his soul (in the form of a baby) from his mouth. Engraving, 16--.

Date
[between 1600 and 1699?]
Reference
586211i
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Description

The dying man lies in bed. Below, in foreground, a skull and crossbones

Publication/Creation

[Paris?] : [publisher not identified], [between 1600 and 1699?]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; image 19.5 x 13.3 cm

Lettering

L'un de ses lieux sera ta demeure eternelle, Il faut l'un de ces deux te sauver, ou perir, Mourir comme un chrestien, ou comme un infidelle

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 586211i

Languages

  • French


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