Occupation title source   Brieffmaler
Occupation title (english) Draftsman
Hiscode 15990
Description of Image A young glassware peddler shouts his wares in the market square. He is wearing shoes, leggings or hose tied just below the knee, short pants, a jacket with many buttons extending from his neck to his stomach, and a broad-brimmed hat. His mouth is open, head turned to the side, and his eyes seem to be noticing a potential (but unseen) customer. His right arm is lifted to display a large stemmed goblet (or roemer). A wicker display case is resting against his left hip. The case is strapped across his chest and right shoulder. In the case are glasses, bottles, and flasks. Behind the peddler in th...
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Gender Male
Title of the image Brieffmaler
Translation (English) Draftsman
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 Stšndebuch
Provenance Jost Amman's Staende und handwerter mit versen von Hans Sachs. Frankfurt a/M 1568, Reprint Muenchen 1884

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