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Ye Butcher, Ye Baker, Ye Candlestick-Maker (1908)

- September 19, 2018 in profession, woodcuts, work

In the style of an 18th-century ballad chapbook, a comic look at various professions and there roles both old and new.

Arcimboldo-esque Composite Portraits of Trades (ca. 1800)

- April 18, 2017 in arcimboldo, barber, florist, hieroglyphics, hieroglyphs, job, musician, Nicolas de Larmessin, profession, Trade, writer

Lovely aquatint print depicting four composite portraits for the professions of florist, writer, musician, and barber — their features made up entirely from the tools of their trades.

Arcimboldo-esque Composite Portraits of Trades (ca. 1800)

- April 18, 2017 in arcimboldo, barber, florist, hieroglyphics, hieroglyphs, job, musician, Nicolas de Larmessin, profession, Trade, writer

Lovely aquatint print depicting four composite portraits for the professions of florist, writer, musician, and barber — their features made up entirely from the tools of their trades.