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A gaoler, wearing a Phrygian cap, reading out summons for executions to distressed prisoners of the French Revolution. Line engraving by W. Greatbach after A. Johannot, 1881.

Johannot, Alfred, 1800-1837.
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1881
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London : Richard Bentley & Son, 1881.

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with etching ; image 8.8 x 12.4 cm

Lettering

Summoning to execution. A. Johannot pinxt. W. Greatbach sc.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 43530i

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