The gendered division of labor in the lowest ranks of the working classes is depicted in this woodcut, which is based on a drawing by L. Bechstein.

Munich Street Sweepers (1872)

  • Ludwig Bechstein


Source: “Münchener Straßenkehrer” [“Munich Street Sweepers”]. Woodcut based on a drawing by Ludwig Bechstein (1872).
bpk-Bildagentur, image number 20027829. For rights inquiries, please contact Art Resource at requests@artres.com (North America) or bpk-Bildagentur at kontakt@bpk-bildagentur.de (for all other countries).

© bpk