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        Frontispiece to 'In Praise of Folly' by Desiderius Erasmus

        French School, (16th century); French. Medium: engraving. Frontispice, 'Eloge de la Folie' par Didier Erasme (1469-1536); written 1509; first published 1511; exposing the abuses of Catholic doctrine and the corrupt practices in the Church; statement of Christian ideals; dedicated to his friend Sir Thomas More; 'Moriae Encomium'; Provenance: Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.

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