‘Verklaaring van de Zinnebeeldige Konstplaat.’
(Explanation of the allegorical art print.)
Image: c. 28.7 x 16.1 cm; trimmed and attached to larger sheet. Seperate key sheet.
Allegorical scene of the Alliance of armed Neutrality, c. 1780. The Netherlands personified as Freedom and Carefulness complains to Justice about the robiing of their ships at sea by England. In addition the personification of other virtues. At right the British virgin personifying carelessness and robbery and a female figure with a the Russian Imperial Crown, personifying gratitude. In the air the armed arm of the Armed Neutrality with the coats of arms of of Rusiian, Sweden, Danmark and the Republic. At a seperate sheet the key to this print with numbers 1-14 and a verse.
Ref: FMH 4378