Scissors grinder sharpener c.1820 wonderful miniature hand color aquatint printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Emouleur de Ciseaux, Scissors Grinder.
(Street merchants- Trades)
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 services 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 1/2".
Abbey, Travel in Aquatint 1770-1860 , 107.