Occupation title source   Boekdrukker
Occupation title (english) Book Printer
Hiscode 92110
Description of Image A market woman sits on the handles of her wheelbarrow with her back to the viewer. The supporting straps ordinarily used to lift the wheelbarrow crisscross her back. She talks to a female customer buying nuts. The customer, wearing a long shawl over her shoulders, has lifted up the ends of her apron in both hands. The peddler points her left index finger towards the customer's apron, which is filled with nuts. A can used to measure out the nuts rests on the wheelbarrow. A large municipal building and other buildings can be seen in the background. Nuts were popular in the Netherlands, eaten...
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Gender Male
Title of the image Boekdrukker
Translation (English) Book Printer
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 1704


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