Illustration of Madame de Brinvilliers Being Tortured

13 09 2010

ca. 1847 — An illustration of Madame de Brinvilliers under torture, published in an 1847 edition of by Alexandre Dumas. Brinvilliers was found guilty of poisoning several members of her family and was beheaded in 1676. — Image by © Stefano Bianchetti/Corbis



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