One Blow from His Ax

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A man is about to strike a wolf with his ax
Brisquet knocked the wolf over dead with one blow from his ax.

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Robarts Library, the Internet Archive

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In a winter landscape, a man is about to strike a wolf with his ax while his two daughters cling to him and his dog lies dead in the snow.
The caption reads in the original French: Brisquet d’un coup de sa bonne hache renversa le loup roide mort.

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