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La Torture en Enfer (Torture in Hell)
  • Louis Alfred Habert, artist
    1824–1893
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Adolphe Block, publisher
    1829–1903
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • La Torture en Enfer (Torture in Hell), 1873
  • Diableries, number 57
  • Where object was made: France
  • albumen print, tissue, hand coloring
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.9 x 17.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/2 x 6 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0052.01
Description

Black and white stereograph of skeletons hanging from ceiling, sitting and laying on the floor. There are figures in costumes using torture methods. Text at bottom of image.