Fanciful Costumes: Costume of the Fireworks Maker

Etching and engraving | 31.6 x 21.5cm | c. 1690

Nicolas de Larmessin II

These two prints are from a series of about 70 fanciful portrayals of various trades and skills. The astrologer is decorated with the twelve astrological signs arranged in order, while the helmet of the fireworks maker appears to spray its own tuft o...
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