69 5352 Anonymous 17th cent
69/5352 Anonymous (17th cent.). (A young man near a globe addressing an older man). Leaf from a German album amicorum, 17th cent., gouache on vellum, captions in pen and ink, 11,7x17,7 cm., framed.

- Some loss of gouache along margins (mainly in upper margin). Not examined outside of frame.

= The drawing shows two men, a young man with drawn sword, asking another elder man: "Hör alter gib mir zu verstehen wie man recht dürch die welt soll gehen". The eldery man answers the young gentleman: "Ich bin hindürch ... dier nicht lügen! hab mich oft müssen bücken und schmügen!". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XCVII.

€ (300-500)