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IDF010-003
Titleplate CXVI, [frogman making faces]
Mediumwoodblock
BookFrançois Rabelais. Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel. Paris : Edwin Tross, 1869.
NotesThis frog-faced character could be Rabelais's mock-epic hero Panurge, or else Pope Jules II.
ThemeThe Grotesque
Subjectsgrotesque, world upside-down
 
 
 
 


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