Baal. of de Waereld in Maskerade. The World in Masquerade.Here, may the Wand ring Eye with pleasure See Both Knaves and Foolls in borrow d shapes agree; How Lords and Ladies wave their wonted pride, And walk with Jilts and Bullies. side by side…Thus, all the World for Intrest, Love or Fear Conceal themselves and in disguise appear. [Followed by translation in Dutch.]
A very rare etching. 398 x 469mm. 15¾ x 18½". Vertical crease down the middle.
The stockmarket as a masquerade ball. A grand interior, host to the masquerade ball.
BM Satires: 1635. Muller: 3601.
[Ref: 14572] £280.00