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The typhus louse shaking hands with Death. Colour lithograph by O. Grin, 1919.
- Grin, O., active 1919.
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Death is shown as a skeleton carrying a scythe, with an hourglass at his feet
Moskva [Moscow] : T-VO...[name indistinct], 
1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; image and border 108 x 73.2 cm
Vosh' i smert' druz'i︠a︡ Pri︠︡iateli unichtozhaĭte vsheĭ raznosi︠a︡shchikh zarazu! O. Grin 1919.
Naomi Baumslag, Murderous medicine: Nazi doctors, human experimentation, and typhus, Westport, Conn., 2005, p. 9 (reproduced)
Wellcome Collection 536675i
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