The mystery of the man in the iron mask lives on. There is nothing like a disguise to ramp up intrigue and mystique, and those qualities were there in spades when it comes to the French prisoner known only as "The Man in the Iron Mask." the man in the iron mask 3 "Further still," returned the duchess, "further still; we were talking of the connection−" "Which existed between you and the Franciscan," said Aramis, interrupting her eagerly; "well, I am listening to The Man in the Iron Mask is a famous novel by Alexandre Dumas; it was made into a Hollywood movie starring Leonardo di Caprio.
There is no historical evidence that the mask was made of anything but black velvet (velours), and only afterward did legend convert its material into THE MAN IN THE IRON MASK - BILLY BRAGG General outline of how I play it - freestyle a bit and play around. I capo on 3 cos I can't sing that low ... ― Alexandre Dumas, The Man in the Iron Mask.