Crepes pancakes fritters woman cook merchant c.1820 hand color aquatint printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Des Crepes et des Beignets, Pancakes & Fritters.
(Street merchants- Trades- pancakes- crepes- fritters)
Issued c.1820, Paris.
Charming little early 19th century miniature aquatint print with original hand color.
Depicts this particular type of street merchant who would have been found selling their wares on the streets of major cities in Europe, such as Paris.
Minor light toning, but overall clean, lovely example.
Sheet measures c. 5 1/2" H x 3 1/8".
Printed area measures c. 4 7/8" x 2 7/8".
Abbey, Travel in Aquatint 1770-1860 , 107.