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IDF078-001
Title[seductive death]
Mediumwoodblock
BookE.-H. Langlois. Essai Historique, Philosophique et Pittoresque sur les Danses des Morts. n.c. : n.p., 1852, Plate Frontispiece.
NotesE.H.L.. The frontispiece of this pioneering study of the danse macabre theme shows death attended by demons, leading a placid woman into grave. The pose of both reminds one in fact of the chevalier at the ball, with his waltzing partner.
ThemeDanse Macabre
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Devils & DemonsDanse MacabreWeird ScienceBestiaryThe MarvelousThe GrotesquePossession & InsanityFantastic SpaceFreaks, Monsters & Prodigies

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