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The Descent to Hell of the Damned from The Last Judgment
The Descent to Hell of the Damned from The Last Judgment
Date:
ca. 1577
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
24.7 x 24.8 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1975.1.149
Acquisition Date:
1975-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

The last judgment. The guilty fall or are dragged into hell by devils and monsters to be tortured and devoured by dragons and other horned scaly beasts. Chains, terror.