Occupation title source   Apoteeker
Occupation title (english) Apothecary
Hiscode 06710
Description of Image A saucy young woman with her right hand on her hip stands outside a doorway with two baskets of stoneware plates, jugs, and pitchers hanging from a wooden yoke across her shoulders. She turns her head slightly to talk to an older woman leaning out through the open upper portion of the Dutch door. The woman leans her right arm on the lower portion of the door and holds a stoneware plate. The vendor holds onto the handle of one basket with her right hand. That wicker basket is larger, fuller, and probably heavier than the other basket. Roof tiles and facade details suggest that the women's excha...
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Gender Male
Title of the image Apoteeker
Translation (English) Apothecary
Language source Dutch
Country source The Netherlands
Artist's name Jan Luyken
Artist's years and locations 1649-1712
Date of creation 1694
Medium Plate
Collection name Het Menselijk Bedrijf
Provenance Jan Luyken, Afbeelding der Menschelyke Bezigheden [=Spiegel van het Menslyk Bedryf] Amsterdam 1695

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