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people in medieval garb in kitchen
  • Adolf Schrödter
    1805–1875
    born: Schwedt, Kingdom of Prussia (present-day Germany) ; died: Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden (present-day Germany)
  • people in medieval garb in kitchen, 1841
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 79 x 74 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 132 x 116 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 3/16 x 4 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in matted with 1969.0037.01
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0037.02
Description

Interior kitchen scene with man boiling clothes in a large bowl on the left side. There are six female figures standing to the right of the man. One of the female figures is kneeling on the floor, with her back to the viewer, holding a stick.