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Titleplate # CVIII [spouting off at the mouth]
BookFrançois Rabelais. Les Songes Drolatiques de Pantagruel. Paris : Edwin Tross, 1869.
NotesThis strange figure wearing a (or is he part?) pitcher, leaning and vomiting his contents, may depict Pope Jules II. The influence of Bosch seems quite apparent here.
ThemeThe Grotesque
Subjectsgrotesque, world upside-down

Devils & DemonsDanse MacabreWeird ScienceBestiaryThe MarvelousThe GrotesquePossession & InsanityFantastic SpaceFreaks, Monsters & Prodigies

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