Meer, Noach van der (1741-1822)

[Antique print, 1774] Op den brand van den Schouwburg te Amsterdam; den Elfden May, published 1774, 1 p.

Plate with the allegorical representation of the fire of the Amsterdam theater on 11th May 1772, recalled in the two lines on the bottom. Some putti are constructing a new beehive to substitute the destroyed one. The muses Melpomene and Thalia witness the scene. Titled on the top:´OP DEN BRAND / VAN DEN / SCHOUWBURG te AMSTERDAM; / Den Elfden May.´ on the bottom the lines by Delfing:´MIJn bIJen zWerVen: zIe, De korf Is grVIs en asCh! / eI, zorgers! zorgt op nIeVW; zIJ WeIgren VgeenWasCh. / Delfing.´ Signed on the bottom left of the representation:´N.v.d. Meer Jan del. et fec.´ on the bottom right:´M. Magerus, Excudit´.

Etching and copper engraving on paper; platemark: 261 x 199 mm, total: 375 x 266 mm; PALL01

Incl. BTW  121,00

Excl. BTW  100,00

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