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4 of July, 2013

Ye Olde Fireworks!

From the section charmingly called “Feux de Joye,” this is a somewhat modified scan of 17th century fireworks from Practique de la guerre.

Happy Fourth of July!


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Tags:  #fireworks  #gif  #fourth of july  #illustrations  #Black and White Illustration  #gunpowder  #artillery  #military

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