Breton Peasant Woman Spinning

#Picture Number PW59

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a peasant woman from Brittany, France, sitting spinning by the hearth. She wears a large white headdress, a fitted bodice, full skirt , striped apron and clogs; she is spinning with a spindle, with her distaff fixed to her shoulder by a small fastening device.