A Woman's Work
Fantastic card-mounted photograph of six maids, each one holding a different implement of women's household occupation. Anonymous
American ca. 1900. Dimensions of mount approx. 5 x 5 inches (13x13 cm). Print size 3.5 x 3.5 inches (9x9 cm). Price: $45. ( Inventory# ic566 )
From left to right, this image appears to show (top row) a maid pouring from a pitcher into a glass, a maid with rolling pin, a maid with a fry pan, a maid with dustpan and broom, and (front row) a maid holding a knife as if to cut a bread or cake, and a maid holding a fork? in a tin baking dish or pie plate.
Last updated September 8, 2017