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[ANONYMOUS].,  Uitlegginge der tytelplaat voor Arlequyn actionist., antique map, old maps [ANONYMOUS]. - Uitlegginge der tytelplaat voor Arlequyn actionist.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 230x180mm. Very good condition. Good margins. Copper engraving with letter press.
Decorative print. Harlequin stockholder. The engraving (230x180mm.) depicting a kneeling conjuror with cups, balls and cards, Harlequin and Scaramouche drawing back curtains to reveal a crowded courtyard, framed and glazed.
A caricature in prose and verse satirizing the first truly internationa...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . ., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 302x185mm. Cut on plate mark and contemporarily laid on a larger sheet of paper. A good and dark impression.
Page taken from "Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlanden, gepleegt in den jaare MDCCXX."
The text reads in English : Shrove Tide's wreath of joy and the drama.
A caricature...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 265x267mm. 2° (400 x 260mm). [2 blank] pp. , 79 copper-engraved plates and maps, most double-page and a few folding on 73 pages. Contemporary gilt-paneled mottled calf, covers with central gilt, the inner panel with floral corner pieces, spine gilt and decorated with floral tool in each compartment , raised spine, with red morocco label “Tafereel der dwaasheid A° 1720”. Printed title in black and red, De Conditien van de Compagnien van Commercie en Assurantie..25pp., Aanwyzinge der Prjecten [1 blank], De Windhandel of Bubbels Compagnien, 52pp., Versameling van Gedichten…, 31pp, [1 blank], Papegaay of Actie Kaart, 8pp, Copie van een brief, 9, [2 blank] pp. In general a very good example of this sought after book. With Ex libris of J.C.M.Snel.
AN EARLY ISSUE of this biting and vulgar satire on the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles and an extraordinary visual record with 78 plates of the first banking crash, showing the shocking effects of the “ South Sea Bubble” in France, England and Holland, and placing John Law (1671-1729), with hi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
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Condition Rating: 2