Occupation title source   Akerties verkoper
Occupation title (english) Acorns vendor
Hiscode 45220
Description of Image A young man with a broad-brimmed hat walks across a market square holding a small wicker box under his right arm and two display sticks with "acorns" or decorative neck tassels in his left hand. As he walks, calling out his wares, he passes in front of a young woman seated on the ground who holds one box of similar tassels on her lap. She supports that box with her right hand. With her left hand, she removes a pair of tassels from a box resting next to her on the ground. The young man wears a pair of tassels himself which are knotted just below his plain collar. The facades of tall b...
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Gender Male/Female
Title of the image Akerties
Translation (English) Acorns
Language source Dutch
Country source The Netherlands
Artist's name Lenaert Bramer
Artist's years and locations 1596-1674
Date of creation 1659 (circa)
Medium Drawing
Collection name Straatwerken
Provenance Prentenkabinet, Leiden
Collection address University of Leiden
Product 1
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