Giacomo Ceruti (1698–1767)
Details: Shoes, Boots, Apron, Drop Spindle, Wooden Bowl, Woman, Child, Beggar, Poor, Patches, Spinning
Detail: shoemaker, cordwainer, axe, sailors palm, hammer, twine, knife, bench, tub, shoes, mules, stool, boots, awl, strap, tools, shoe last, work apron, monmouth cap, stump, feather, bird cage, bird, shelf, pot, bottle, jar, basket, walking stick
Johan Joseph Zoffany, 1733-1810
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Here is another just great painting. There is so much here to learn from that I could type until my fingers dropped off. Detail: door, chair, table, fireplace, lantern, pitcher, plates, copper mug, copper pan, colander, basket, brass skimmer, coat, pipe, neckware, boots, buckskin breeches, table, child, candlestick, women’s clothes, cat, spit, spit turner, brass buckle belt, walking stick, meat.