Apr 1, Reading Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid: An Emblem Book of the Folly of Speculation in the Bubble Year Frans De Bruyn. Frans De. Jan 1, Frans DeBruyn; Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid and the Speculative Bubble of A Bibliographical Enigma and an Economic Force. Yet, amidst this renewed critical attention, the largest and, arguably, most important Bubble text of all, the Dutch folio Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid [ The.

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The verses engraved below the design are to the following effect: Online Auction of antique maps, old prints, posters, atlases, globes. Als je de site blijft gebruiken gaan we ervan uit dat je dat goed vindt. Many of these prints circulated outside the Dutch Republic, finding their way to England, France, Germany, and elsewhere.

PPA British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world. Inhowever, he was forced to flee to Amsterdam, after killing an opponent in a duel. An Economic-Bibliographical Studyp. De Hooghe’s earliest print, after Nicolas Berchem, was made around Forgot your password or username?

Cole, whose bibliographical essay has stood hitherto as the only substantial English-language study of Het groote tafereelneither England nor France produced anything to match “such a stout and extravagant piece as this Dutch volume.

Dickson, “the most dramatic financial storm” of the eighteenth century. Not only are the plates worth studying as a historical document, it is also notable for examples of the kind of textual and visual language we still use whenever a new “bubble” appears. He was an expressive master of physiognomy; and his original, lively style displayed the baroque fashion for spectacular and allegorical fantasy.

Speculative bubbles – The First financial cricis. – Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid

However, when trouble hit, Law began issuing financial decrees, such as forcing people to turn in their gold for paper money.

There was no real regulation, and instead there was some government connivance. The next figure is that of a young female girt with a fishing-net, and having, over the net, a ceinture of fish, suspended by their heads ; she wears a wreath of tobacco? On a scroll below the medallion are the following lines: It consists of a design and six columns of Dutch verse engraved below it. Methinks she speaks in the following manner:. Many Dutch investors were of course ruined also, and the crash took down legitimate companies as well as shady ones, but the Dutch economy wasn’t really affected.


Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid: The stock went up from livres per share to a peak of 18, in the summer ofthen collapsed in September, settling at about in Comprised of sixty-three distinct publications, most printed, but several in manuscript copies, this item, bound together with the same title page as the standard volume, is catalogued as C ollection of company charters, prospectuses, pamphlets and regulations relating to the Dutch speculative mania of call number Folio 21 and can be browsed here.

Object type satirical print print broadside Museum numberThe French government actually did OK, since Law had used the Company, via the Bank, to buy the government’s debt when Company shares were at 10, livres. There is no image of this object, or there may be copyright restrictions.

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Voor tfereel optimaal functioneren van de site gebruiken we cookies. He etched allegories and mythological scenes, portraits, caricatures, political satires, historical subjects, landscapes, topographical views especially of Netherlandish citiesbattle scenes, genre scenes, title pages, and book illustrations.

There, he continued his education, studying banking. More importantly, the bank’s notes were guaranteed by the king. Search the website Search the collection Search the shop.

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Z88 can be browsed here. Library Services research services request materials in the reading room order reproductions permissions and copyright fellowship opportunities taferesl a classroom. Stop, for the vices which instigated you for this crime are already trampled on by me; they are Violence and Despair. Whoever tries to go beyond the limits fortune, must always be overthrown.

By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Speculative bubbles – The First financial crisis. To this day, the Bubble remains the paradigmatic instance of speculative madness in the history of capitalism, and its memory is reinvoked whenever a new financial storm threatens on the horizon.


British Museum – Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid

Cole, The Great Mirror of Folly, Representation of the very famous island of Mad-head No sooner had the repercussions spread round Europe, than a fer of artists and engravers published satires on the events, particularly the greed and gullibility of the investors involved. On the flag which flies above the tent of Bombario is represented coffee-cup? Het groote taferwel der dwaasheid and the Speculative Bubble of A man forages for roots to put in his sack.

New records, updates and images are added every week. Online Auction of antique maps, old prints, posters, atlases, globes. He created about 3, images, most after his own designs, some after other artists, for himself and other authors, publishers, and printers.

The derivative character and questionable aesthetic quality of many of the engravings prompted art historians to dismiss the book as well.

So serious were his offences that he was thrown out of Parliament and imprisoned. Een die de paelen Voor by streeft van Fortuin moet daelen I een ander staet als zot en kykt Dewyl hy niet dan nullen strykt. The South Sea Co.

The Great Mirror of Folly, Or Het Groote Tafereel Der Dwaasheid

A rogue never fears falling for his own tricks. In zijn vrije tijd zit hij vaak op de racefiets. Damage in Britain was more widespread, mainly because there were more companies to buy into. From the long-term perspective of the economic historian, for example, the outcome of the Bubble in Britain was considerably more beneficial than observers feared at the time.

When one considers that these tributaries include the Missouri and the Ohio Rivers, the French laid claim to a vast area, including regions also claimed by the British.