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The Blood of the Murdered Crying for Vengeance

  • Engraving of a guillotine

Annotation

Yet another English image promising that the death of Louis will bring havoc on the French Revolution. This engraving indicates that the very blood of the King requires vengeance.

James Gillray, The Blood of the Murdered Crying for Vengeance, 1793, Wellcome Collection.

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