Plate 106: A French peasant going to the market; whole-length female figure stepping to right; wearing a straw hat and carrying a stick over her right shoulder from which two baskets filled with chicken and vegetables are suspended; illustration to Hans Weigel's 'Habitus Praecipuorum Populorum ... das ist Trachtenbuch', 2nd ed., Ulm: Kühn for Görlin, 1639.  1577  Woodcut and letterpress

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1871,1209.3176

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Plate 106: A French peasant going to the market; whole-length female figure stepping to right; wearing a straw hat and carrying a stick over her right shoulder from which two baskets filled with chicken and vegetables are suspended; illustration to Hans Weigel's 'Habitus Praecipuorum Populorum ... das ist Trachtenbuch', 2nd ed., Ulm: Kühn for Görlin, 1639. 1577 Woodcut and letterpress

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