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Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Title: History of the World: Vol VAuthor: Ridpath, J. C.Illustrator: manyPublisher: Jones Brothers PublishingCopyright (c) 1996 Zedcor Inc. All Rights Reserved.Keywords: burning Joan of Arc, execution stake fire burning woman saint wood spectators, woman with raised arms being burned at the stake, b/wPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Francois DuboisHuile sur bois94 cm x 154 cmMusée cantonal des Beaux-Arts de LausanneThe famous painting of the Saint Bartholomew’s Day massacre in Paris on 24 August 1572 depicts scenes from the most notorious incident in the French wars of religion and one of the most striking examples of the extremes of religious intolerance in the age. The Huguenot (French Calvinist) painter, François Dubois is reputed to have been an eyewitness to the massacre of thousands of his fellow Huguenots on the streets of Paris.fromVoices for Tolerance in an Age of PersecutionJune 9 - October 30, 2004Folger Shakespeare Library201 E. Capitol Street, SEWashington DC 20003(202) 544-7077www.folger.eduPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: BEN50297 Massacre of the Innocents, c.1557 (oil on panel);Daniele da Volterra (Ricciarelli), (1509-66);oil on panel;593 X 600;Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy;Out of copyrightPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: