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The stereoscopic transparency features a black and white image that depicts an imaginary underworld, populated by devils, skeletons, and monsters. In the scene, a devil lies in a chaise lounge while five skeletons and one monster seem to nurse the devil. When held to light, hues of green, gold, brown, pink,blue, and others can be seen. The image is mounted in a yellow, embossed card. Handling note: Extremely delicate. Handle with care.
The London Stereoscopic Company LTD. http://www.londonstereo.com/diableries/diabs-series-A-A35.html (accessed September 21, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 3/8 X 6 13/16 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
albumen print in paper card
Devil in art; Diorama
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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