Godefried Schalcken, Proving Eggs

Schalcken, Godefried (Dordrecht 1643 – The Hague 1706). Proving Eggs. The young woman, still with the egg basket in her arm, holding an egg against the flame of the light. On the cabinet vegetables. Steel engraving by William French (c. 1815 – East Grinstead 1898). 3rd quarter of the 19th century. 7½ × 5⅜ in (19 × 13.8 cm).

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