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Damiens Being Broken on the Wheel

Annotation

This straightforward representation of Damiens gives no hint of sympathy for a would–be pre-revolutionary royal assassin.

“Damiens Being Broken on the Wheel,” Liberty, Equality, Fraternity.

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Creator
None Identified

Source
Bibliothèque Nationale de France

Date
1757

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