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Death holds a scroll while standing at an open grave. Etching.

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1 print : etching ; image 18.2 x 13.4 cm

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Huc venias toto quisquis in orbe viges. Cum̀ tumulos cernis, cur non mortalia spernis; communis mors est, quod cunctis debita sors est. Quid prodest homini si viuat secula centum; cum moritur, vitam transisse putat quasi ventum.

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Wellcome Library no. 34576i

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