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Comedy of Death (Comédie de la Mort)

19th century

Rodolphe Bresdin, French, (1822–1885)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Lithograph transferred from etching
Edition: 1873: 100 imprs.; 1880: 50 imprs.
Bibliography: Neumann 44; Boon 45.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.30


This print inspired Théophile Gautier to write a poem.

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