Der Tod als Erwurger: Death the Throttler / Death as an avenger 1851 . The first outbreak of cholera at a masked ball in Paris in 1831. (Skeleton in foreground holds two bones like a violin and bow; in the middle ground lie the dead and dying; in the background musicians escape through a door). Third plate in a series of six by Alfred Rethel (1816- 1859).
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