- Steinlen, Théophile-Alexandre
- France, Switzerland
- Portrait (taller)
- Robarts Library, the Internet Archive
- Chansons rouges
- Boukay, Maurice (Charles-Maurice Couyba)
- Paris: Ernest Flammarion, n.d. [1896?]
- Open Library:
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An itinerant grinder is leaning over a grindstone and meticulously sharpens a blade as a guillotine stands on a platform in the background, with a heap of severed heads at its foot.
The caption reads in the original French:
La chanson du rémouleur.
Keywords: 1890s, 19th century, black & white, death, eerie, male, song, working