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- Object: Geld, regirt die Welt.
A broadside satirising the power of money with various references to popular proverbs; with an engraving showing three scenes, in the foreground an unattractive, older woman with money chest and purse is courted by a younger man; in the left background peasants dancing around a sack of money; in the R background a walled city bombarded with money; with engraved inscriptions, letterpress title and text in two columns, and with one vertical segment and a border of type ornaments. (Nuremberg, Fürst: 1652)
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Height: 150 millimetres (engraving)
Height: 363 millimetres (printed area)
Width: 240 millimetres (engraving)
Width: 274 millimetres (printed area)
- Curator's comments
- Ref.: Hampe, 268; W. A. Coupe, German Illustrated Broadsheets in the seventeenth century (Baden-Baden, 1966): pl. 32; G. Steinhausen, Der Kaufmann in der deutschen Vergangenheit (Leipzig, 1899): pl. 94.
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