Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The crowd outside the bordello

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on March 24, 2009

A peepshow (or kullisentheater) by Martin Engelbrecht, circa 1750,
showing the exterior of a bordello (Das Bordell).
Hand-colored copper-engraved sheets, made in Augsburg, Germany.