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IDF010-004
Titleplate CXVIII,[mobile tower]
Mediumwoodblock
BookFrançois Rabelais. Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel. Paris : Edwin Tross, 1869.
NotesThis figure wears or becomes a castle tower on wheels, with a sword embedded in his funnel/roof. He is presumed to depict Pope Jules II.
ThemeThe Grotesque
Subjectsgrotesque, world upside-down
 
 
 
 


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