Monday, March 15, 2021
Cooking on a barrel by a Venetian doughnut seller
Jan van Grevenbroeck (1731-1807) lived in Venice, Italy and did this intriguing watercolor and ink drawing.
There are several examples of braziers and other self contained heating units on wood tables used by street vendors.
Roasted apples, London 1820. blog post HERE
Some of Jan van Grevenbroeck’s works (but not the barrel one?) are in his Illustrated Book of Venetian Costumes HERE
More blog posts on Cries of (London, Paris, New York...) and street vendors (22 - and there will be more) HERE
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