The Guillotine (Part Four: Mutatis Mutandis)

The Storming of the Bastille — Jean-Pierre Houël

“Burn the guillotines; demolish the prisons”

Souvenirs of the Commune — The Burnt Guillotine at the Foot of the Statue of Voltaire

“First as tragedy, then as farce”

Lenin’s last days, crippled and isolated.
Trotsky’s death bed, exiled and betrayed.

The Consecration of Our New Freedom

1700s state repression: easier than ever to assemble
Le triomphe de la guillotine, huile sur toile peinte vers 1795 par Nicolas-Antoine Taunay

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