The worlds martyrs, captured by Jan Luyken the etcher of death.

Burnings at the stake, beheadings. shootings, impalings, hangings.

 Bellinde de Corzora burned at the stake outside the walls of Stremos, 1699
Jan Luyken, 1699
Tuman bay II, sultan of Egypt, hung over the city gate of Istanbul, 1517.
Jan Luyken, 1698
The murder of the De Witt brothers, 1672,
Jan Luyken, 1698
Joachim von Carpzov orders the beheading of his wife, 1623,
Jan Luyken, 1699.
Diane de Joannis de Chateaublanc murdered by her brothers-in-law, 1667.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Erik IV of Denmark is pierced with a spear by his own bodyguard, 1250.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Execution of the Count of Argyll, 1685.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Execution of the followers of the defeated King Frederick V in Prague, 1621,
Jan Luyken, 1698
Victorina, dauhter of Venetian nobleman Iacomo Beraldi, hanged and burned in Venice..
Jan Luyken, 1699
Georg Petersson, favorite of King Erick, is broken, 1517.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Count Willem II sinks through the ice near Hoogwoud, 1256.
Jan Luyken, 1698
James I of Scotland is brutally murdered by traitors, 1437.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Johan van Oldenbarnevelt kneels on the scaffold for his beheading, 1619.
Jan Luyken, c. 1698
Queen Drahomira of Bohemia is swallowed up by the earth,
Jan Luyken, 1699
Marquess Giovanni Monaldeschi is murdered in the palace of Fontainebleau, 1657.
Jan Luyken, 1698
The mistreatment of Masistes’ wife.
Jan Luyken, 1699.
Failed attack on Prince William I of Orange in Antwerp, 1582.
Jan Luyken, 1698.
Beheading of Henri de Fleury de Coulan Buat in The Hague, 1666.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Beheading of James Scott, Duke of Monmouth in London, 1685.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Decapitation of Lady Jane Gray in London, 1554.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Priest fed to vultures on the top of a rock, Jan Luyken, 1693
Jan Luyken, 1693
Seianus, prefect under Emperor Tiberius, is battered and strangled, 31 BC.
Jan Luyken, 1698
Deathbed of Mary II Stuart, Queen of England and Scotland, 1695.
Jan Luyken, 1695
Sultan of Golkonda has convicted man beaten to death.
Jan Luyken, 1693.
Thomas Armstrong hanged and quartered in London, 1684.
Jan Luyken, 1698

The sad death of two lovers from the Hague.
Jan Luyken, 1699

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