Pietro Rotari (1707-1762)
Detail: lute, girl, women’s clothing, flowers, jewelry, pearls, ribbons
Justus Juncker (1703-1767)
Yes, I too make my maid work in her pearls.
Detail: candle stick, redware fry pan, copper kettle, basket, lettuce, plate, bottle, bucket, bowl, raised hearth, chair, women’s clothing, mortar pestle, pearls, earings, kitchen, fire, cooking
I am guessing the main subject is the artist helper doing the drudgery of grinding pigments since he is wearing worker clothing and his wife is lower class clothing, but I am not so sure about the child’s clothing and I really don’t know what the creepy guy is doing the in the background.
Details: coat, pallet, bottles, barrel, shoes, shirt, women’s clothing, child, cloth cap, dog, painting, chair, apron, drinking glass.