Der Jaarmarkt van der Waerld

Anonymous

Etching

The Netherlands

1739

24" x 18 1/2

 

A busy fair with all types of entertainments. A young man in the midst of the excitement is carrying both a magic lantern and a peepshow.

 

0116




The Pretty ABC

Anonymous

Wood engraving

Great Britain

c. 1820

4" x 2 1/4"

 

An alphabet book with illustrations depicting a "Galanti Show" and a "Raree-Show".

 

3576



Anonymous

Colored engraving

Germany

1828

Image: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4", page: 6 1/2" x 4"

 

From the title page of Die Welt in Kleinen, Nurnberg(B393).

 

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