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TILL EULENSPIEGEL (d. 1350).
German traditional figure. Line engraving, 19th century, after the carving on his tombstone in Mölln, Germany.
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JESTER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0066255
TULIP MANIA, 1637.
'The Fool's Cap.' Dutch cartoon engraving, 1637, lampooning 'tulip mania,' the wild speculative trade in tulips that crashed that same year.
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MEDIEVAL PUNISHMENT.
Helmet with a jester's cap and bells, used as a means of degredation. Line engraving.
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TILL EULENSPIEGEL (d. 1350).
German traditional figure. Line engraving, 19th century, after the carving on his tombstone in Mölln, Germany.
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0126558
ARMED NEUTRALITY, 1780.
'The Man in the Shirt of Pride Brought Low.' Dutch cartoon comment, 1780, on European naval powers' League of Armed Neutrality against Britain, 1780-1783. European powers and America besieging England, who is stripped to his shirt.
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MISER AND USURER, 1568.
The money fool, who practices usury and hoards his money. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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JESTER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0088623
FOOL'S CAP WORLD MAP, c1590.
Fool's cap map of the world, c1590 by an unknown artist. The panel on the left reads: 'Democritus laughed at it, Heraclitus wept over it, Epichthonius Cosmopolites portrayed it.'
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0098621
GLUTTON, 1568.
The gluttonous fool. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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MISER AND USURER, 1568.
The money fool, who practices usury and hoards his money. Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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0266266
THEATER: PANTOMIME, 1851.
Scene from the pantomime, 'The King of the Golden Seas; or, Harlequin Blue-Cap and the Three Kingdoms,' at Surrey Theatre in London. Engraving, English, 1851.
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0098622
JESTER, 1568.
Woodcut, 1568, by Jost Amman.
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VILLAGE CELEBRATION, c1530.
Medieval villagers performing a nose dance during a celebration. Woodcut, c1530, by Nikolaus Meldemann.
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CENTURY CLUB, 1917.
Group of costumed men at the Century Club, New York City. Photograph, 1917.