Occupation title source   Glockengiesser
Occupation title (english) Bell Founder
Hiscode 72420
Description of Image Two sailors walk along the sand away from boats beached up on the shore. The taller, older man holds a dufflebag under his left arm. He has a bag with knotted drawstrings in his left hand. With his right hand, he holds a small package or paper up towards his chest. Although walking towards the left, his head is turned to the right as though speaking to another (unseen) person. His companion is a younger man who carries a very heavy cloth- wrapped package, possibly bedding, on his right shoulder. He supports it with his right hand. With his left hand, he carries a small wooden or leather trunk ...
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Gender Male
Title of the image Glockengiesser
Translation (English) Bell Founder
Language source German
Country source Germany
Artist's name Jost Amman
Artist's years and locations 1539-1591
Date of creation 1568
Medium Plate
Collection name Ständebuch
Provenance Jost Amman's Staende und handwerter mit versen von Hans Sachs. Frankfurt a/M 1568, Reprint Muenchen 1884


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