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- Object: De stervende Bubbel-Heer in den schoot van Madame Compagnie
A broadside satirising the collapse of the "South Sea Bubble" and other speculation schemes; with an altered etching, originally made by Bouttats in 1706, showing in the foreground a speculator collapsed on the ground, supported and surrounded by various people; with engraved inscriptions, and with Dutch letterpress title and verses in two columns. (n.p.:)
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Height: 271 millimetres (etching)
Height: 302 millimetres (printed area)
Width: 187 millimetres (etching)
Width: 424 millimetres (printed area)
- Curator's comments
- For an earlier broadside with the unaltered plate, see BM 1871-12-9-4976 (1706).
For further impressions, see "Het Groote Tafereel Der Dwaasheid", 298.c.4 (vol I), BM1868-8-8-9675 and BM1868-8-8-9676.
This print has been removed from the bound volume kept at 298.c.3, for which see 1858,0213.86.50-73.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: South Sea Bubble 1720
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