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The South Sea Bubble An Allegory , 18th Century Engraving By William Hogarth , E ...

The South Sea Bubble An Allegory , 18th Century Engraving By William Hogarth , E ...

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File name: 91536.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photo agency Based in: United Kingdom

Description: the south sea bubble an allegory , 18th century engraving by william hogarth , english painter and artist . the devil carves up the figure of fortune and throws it to the crowd . in the centre of the scene , investors ride the financial merry go round . honesty is strapped to the wheel at the bottom , being tortured by self interest . bottom right , trade lies languishing on the ground .

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