Miserliness. Lady before opened treasure box, holding in her hands full purses. Beside her Pegasus, laterally behind a poor having hanged himself. – VERSO: Unchastity. Lady, accompanied by buck & cock, before the burning Sodom, fled on the right by the righteous rallying around the priest. 2 engravings. (1679.) Inscribed as above. C. 3⅜ × 2⅜ in (8.5 × 6 cm). – Works by an anonymous engraver of a catechism of Petrus Canisius SJ, Cologne 1679. – The feeble browning perceptible as patina only.
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