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Object: Pasquins Windkaart. Op de Windnegotie van't Jaar 1720
Series: Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid
Satire on the financial crisis of 1720. Sheet of card-pieces, with 54 cards arranged in six rows of nine. A complete set of cards displaying hearts, spades, clubs and diamonds. The images on the cards are appropriate to the "wind trade". Below each card-piece is a two line verse. The King of Hearts is a representation of John Law. 1720
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Height: 459 millimetres
Width: 352 millimetres
- Curator's comments
The original of this print is in vol I BM 1868-0808-9609. The verses under the cards and some other lettering have been altered; a reference to the mantle of Frederik Hendrik (see 1868,0808.9608) has been added to the Knave of Spades and the title-card.
One of a collection of prints bound together in two volumes c.1721 known as 'Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid'; for more information, see 1868,0808.9602.
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: Financial Bubbles 1720
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