Fools’ Fashion

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Three men wearing extravagant suits and hats walk arm in arm
Fools make fashions and wise men follow them.

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Three men wearing extravagant suits and hats, including a jester’s hat and an enormous top hat, walk arm in arm, watched at some distance by two others wearing more conventional dress.
The caption reads in the original French: Les fous inventent les modes, et les sages les suivent.

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