Occupation title source   Visvrouw
Occupation title (english) Fishwife
Hiscode 45220
Description of Image In a rural village lane, an altercation has taken place between two fishwives. The younger curly-haired woman, with a kerchief loosely knotted around her neck, is walking away from an older woman sprawled on the ground. The young woman holds large, flat, wicker baskets of fish under each arm, balancing the baskets on her hips. She has turned her head to the right to look at, and speak with, the older woman. The woman on the ground had a yoke around her neck which has slipped askew behind her back. She props herself up with her left arm and elbow. Her baskets are on the ground near her knees. S...
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Gender Female
Title of the image Slabbetje, soet vers en goet
Translation (English) Herrings, sweet, fresh, and good
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
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