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Portrait length color image of Count Alessandro Cagliostro aka. Joseph Balsamo, by George Stuart.

Count Alessandro Cagliostro

Portrait by
artist-historian George Stuart.

Courtesy Museum of Ventura County.
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Text: Signature image of Count Alessandro Cagliostro aka. Joseph Balsamo, by George Stuart.

Either a genuine “seeker,” or the greatest con-artist of his time.

Count Alessandro Cagliostro (1743-1795) was an Italian adventurer and magician. He was implicated in the affair of the diamond necklace, imprisoned, acquitted, and banished. He was an international celebrity, an exponent of Masonic mysteries and a student of Mesmer and the art of hypnotism. He had a huge following.

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