Domestic Tasks

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Victorian illustration showing cooks hard at work in a large kitchen. They roll pastry, carve meat, and tend to meat…

Victorian illustration showing a state-of-the-art kitchen arrangement. Two alcoves hold a range with hotplates, oven and hot water tap and…

Victorian illustration showing the room in which the Scottish poet Robert Burns was born in Alloway, Ayrshire.

Victorian illustration showing a charcoal burners' camp in a wood. In front of a conical hut a woman washes clothes…

Destitute, ragged boys receive a meal of milk and bread from a charitable institution.

Gypsy family relax and cook beside their dome-shaped hut.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a mother helping her child to dress.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of girls learning how to make a bed by using miniature beds.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the distribution of soup to distressed ribbon weavers in St Mary's Hall,…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a woman feeding her chickens on a snowy day.

Charming Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a woman dressed in the fashion of the 1830s watering the…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men, women and children in a street fetching water from a fire…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a maid setting a tea tray on a table while her mistress…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a grandmother and her grand-daughter sewing.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an ox being roasted on a spit at a fair or celebration.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of men, women and children in the kitchen of a lodging house for…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of working men in the kitchen of a council-funded lodging house.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two tramps at the side of a country road lighting a fire…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two children, a boy and girl, giving their pet dog a bath…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young woman washing the clothes, smiling at a toddler in a…

Victorian illustration to download showing an 18th-century scene: a man sweeping the street gutter waves to a maid who is…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a group of men and women cutting faggots of ash wood for…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a woman giving a cookery lesson to poor country women.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of women gathering peat in a moorland landscape (the Highlands of Scotland). Barefoot,…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a woman dusting a chair.