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Mediummetal engraving
BookF.R. Schellenberg. Freund heins Erscheinungen. Winterthur : Heinrich Steiner und Comp., 1785. Page 0.1.
NotesThis scene in which death pulls an acrobat from a tightrope, while a shocked crowd looks on, displays features of the carnavalesque spirit.
ThemeDanse Macabre
Subjectsdance, world upside-down, skeleton

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

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