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An old fortune-teller is looking at a young woman's palm. Engraving, 1670/1700.

  • Bouche, Peter Paul, approximately 1646-
Date
1670-1700
Reference
563029i
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Publication/Creation

London (in Long Aecre in Condet Court near the Kings bagnio) : Sold by P. Bouché

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 35 x 27.2 cm

Lettering

The true fortun teller or good husbands for mony ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues with four verses in unorthodox spelling: "See ladys if youd have your fortunes told / The gipsey speats if you produce yowr gold. / He none you have then silver may perchance / Be kind the stors good husbanes to avance."

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 563029i

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