Inscription: Lettered below image with verse over four lines: 'See heere the power...ignorance. '2' below text at lower right.
Pennington 117 only state; New Hollstein (Hollar, Part IV)1202 only state
Richard Pennington A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607-1677. Cambridge, 1982.
Simon Turner Wenceslaus Hollar: New Hollstein German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, 1400-1700. Giulia Bartrum, vols. 1-9, 2009–2012.