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Victorian illustration to download showing the chef Soyer’s kitchen at the hospital in Scutari in 1855.

Victorian illustration to download showing a crowd of men watching the demonstration of a bread-making machine.

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 grandmother ironing, mother cooking and father minding the baby.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of soldiers in camp. Two are having their shoes polished, another brushes his…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a fisher woman in her cottage making a fishing net, kneeling on…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of the kitchen at St James's Palace, London, in the Georgian period. Cooks…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of soldiers being handed plates of food by the cook working in the…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a woman doing the laundry outside her house.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a mother preparing tea with her two children in a country cottage.

Victorian illustration showing a picture of a vicar and his family pleased and excited as they receive a present of…

Charming Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of an old man feeding his pet pigeons.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young man and woman arranging potted plants on a tiered stand…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of four children making toffee. A little girl pours the toffee on a…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a maid fetching milk in a wooden bucket.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two young girls cleaning steps and sweeping the floor.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a cook showing two young women how to make an apple pie…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a maid making instant soup.

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of two women servants in a kitchen cooking meat using a bottle jack…

Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a young gardener sweeping up fallen leaves. He is talking to a…