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Gruet at the pillory of the Halles.

Image ID: 814549

Gruet at the pillory of the Halles. (1876)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Gruet at the pillory of the Halles.

Published Date

: 1876

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Fac-simile of a popular engraving of the period." "Couplets sung by the people, who were delighted to witness the punishment of a man who had defrauded them." Includes additional text in French.

Original Source

: From The XVIIIth century : its institutions, customs, and costumes : France, 1700-1789. Chapman, 1876) Jacob, P. L. (1806-1884), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Punishments -- torture

Source Description

: 2 folders (44 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PUNI-Tor

Digital ID

: 814549

Record ID

: 713269

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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