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Tagged With: table

The Butcher from Diderot’s Encyclopedia 1763

Diderot and D’Alembert We have added some new knives to our product line and I thought I would find some nice knife pictures.  This one has some great detail, I especially like the knife block on the belt. Detail: butcher, workshop, knife, cleaver, knife block, axe, mallet, bellows, table, scraper, meat hook, belt, knife sharpener, … Continue reading »

Categories: 18th Century, French, Mezzotint | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Confectioner plate I – Diderot’s Encyclopedia 1763

Diderot and D’Alembert Detail: kitchen, table, barrel, shelf, funnel, bowl, canister, strainer, metal cook pan, raised hearth, spigot, smoke hood, workmen, fire grate, spatula, food

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Kitchen Interior attributed to Marten van Cleve ~1565

attributed to Marten van Cleve (1520 –1570) Detail: kitchen, food, basket, meat, pig, lamb, dog, child, ceramic skillet, broom, dishes, dish washer, tub, dish towel, rabbit, butcher, fowl, spit turner, butcher block, butcher knife, trammel hook, fireplace, bellows, hearth, cabinet, pitcher, porringer, colander, bottle, platter, strainer, meat fork, grill, gridiron, spit, griddle, cat, vegetables, stein, … Continue reading »

Categories: 16th Century, Flemish, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Macaroni French Cook by M. Darly 1772

M. Darly This image shows the charcoal cooking surfaces that used windows for ventilation. Detail: kitchen, raised hearth, table, carrots, cook, food, apron, sauce pan, strainer, tongs, spatula, hat, sword, mirror, window, shelf, canister, ham, knife

Categories: 18th Century, British, Engraving | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Return of Olivia by Charles Reuben Ryley 1786

Charles Reuben Ryley (1752-1798)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection This painting is depicting a scene from the play “The Vicar of Wakefield”. Detail:  kitchen, walking stick, jar, barrel, basket, cast iron pot, chair, table, fireplace, bowl, window, door, vicar, clergy

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Peasants Playing Cards by Norbert van Bloemen

Norbert vanBloemen (1670-1746) I am a bit intrigued by the glass bottle on the barrel head, it seems small for liquor and a bit big for medicine.  The context would seem to imply drink.  Ideas? Detail: playing cards, chair, barrel, table, glass tumbler, jug, glass bottle, smoking pipe, child,window shutter

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The parrot cage by Jan Steen 1665

Jan Steen (  1626 – 1679  ) The quality of this image is very good, but I just wanted to point our the raised hearth for those folks interested. Detail: raised hearth, cooking, food, cook pot, chair, table, backgammon, bird, parrot, bird cage, boy, barrel, metal basin, smoking pipe, jug

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The Dancing Couple by Jan Steen 1663

Jan Steen (  1626 – 1679  ) Detail: dancing, pewter spoon, barrel, pipe, brazier, pitcher, tub, jug, goblet, table, chair, bench, music, violin, flute, toy, child, pudding cap, raised crust pie, food, bread, meat, knife, basket, bird cage, bird, window, shutter

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The Satyr and the Peasant Family by Jan Steen 1661

Jan Steen ( 1626 – 1679 ) Detail: hearth, table, chair, brass cook pot, wood lid, plate, eggs, food, pewter spoon, knife, bowl, bread, axe, wood pitcher, lantern, mules, child, welsh wig, cheese, meat, cartwheel hat, shelf, window, door, bottle, knitty knotty, table cloth, meat, wood spoon

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Still Life With Parrot by Georg Flegel

Georg Flegel (1566-1638) Detail: bread, food, confectionery, grapes, knife, butterfly, walnuts, figs, slices of bread, plates, metal plate, goblet, oranges, flowers, parrot, melon, jug, pewter lid, nuts, pewter spoon, table, cheese

Categories: 17th Century, German, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments