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A Market Stall

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Description

Brazillian men and women gathered around a market stall, with baskets of fruit and chickens, a woman sitting at right smoking a long pipe, another standing beside with a tray of ceramic goods on her head, church behind; after Lieutenant Chamberlain, illustration from 'Views and Costumes of the City and Neighbourhood of Rio de Janeiro' (Published 1822). 1821. Hand-coloured aquatint and etching.
Additional Makers: Print maker - John Heaviside Clark; Publisher - Thomas McLean
Inscription: Lettered below image with title and production detail: "Lt. Chamberlain R.A. delt. 1819", "John Clark sculpt."
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Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil

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