Farmer from Lazio. Venditore di Giornata.

Italia, peasant, costume, Lazio, Venditore,
Seller’s Day in Rome 1840.

Farmer from Lazio on his way to the weekly market.

Costumes of Rome and its surroundings.

Venditore di Giornata.

Source: Nuova Raccolta dei principali Costumi di Roma e suoi Contorni. Roma Presso l’Editore e Calcografo Tommas Cuccioni Negoziante di Stampe ed Oggetti di Belle Arte Via della Croce N. 88. Rome, 1840-50. Engraved by Salvatore Marroni.

Note:  Giovane ragazza napoletana. Costume italiano del XVIII secolo.

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