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65/2690 Caricature 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 Jaar
65/2690 [Caricature]. 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. N.pl. (Amst.), n.publ., 1720, (2),25,(1); 52; (1)-26; 29-31,(1); 8; 10 textp., 74 (fold./ double-p.) engr. plates, contemp. gilt panelled marbled calf w. gilt central mirror piece on both covers w. gilt dark brown mor. letterpiece, spine gilt, folio.

- A few plates sl. frayed and/ or browned/ stained in blank margin. Binding sl. worn along extremities. A fine and attractively bound copy.

= Cole 1-21, 23-26, 28-43, 45-73 (no. 65 with the amended title) and Cole supplementary plates (as listed by Muller) no. 2, 3, 4 and 6. Biting satirical caricatures of The Great Mirror of Folly. "In neither of these [France and England] did there appear such a stout and extravagant piece as this Dutch volume" (Cole). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CII.

€ (2.500-3.000) 3000