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Retail Occupation Collection

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Algerian Piracy

Algerian Piracy
1st May 1681, The peaceful merchant ship Kingfisher being attacked by Algerian pirates. Original Artwork: Piracy by Monamy (Photo by Rischgitz/Getty Images)

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Island of Principe Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598

Island of Principe Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at the Island of Principe, 1598. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Engraving of Van Noort Landing in Manila Bay, Philippines, 1600

Engraving of Van Noort Landing in Manila Bay, Philippines, 1600
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Engraving of Van Noort Landing in Manila Bay, Philippines, 1600. Copyright has expired on this artwork

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Canterbury Tales - The Merchant

Canterbury Tales - The Merchant
The Merchant, a character in " The Canterbury Tales", a collection of stories written by Geoffrey Chaucer at the end of the 14th century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Worshipful Company of Mercers armorial

Worshipful Company of Mercers armorial
This is the coat of arms of the Worshipful Company of Mercers, as presented in a publication dated around 1800. The Worshipful Companies are trade associations based in the City of London

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: La Fontaines Fables - Earthen Pot and the Iron

La Fontaines Fables - Earthen Pot and the Iron
Vintage engraving from La Fontaines Fables, Illustraed by Gustave Dore. The Earthen Pot and the Iron Pot

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: La Fontaines Fables - The Charlatan

La Fontaines Fables - The Charlatan
Vintage engraving from La Fontaines Fables, Illustraed by Gustave Dore. The Charlatan. A dishonest merchant tries to sell a sick donkey at market

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: La Fontaines Fables - Bashaw and the Merchant

La Fontaines Fables - Bashaw and the Merchant
Vintage engraving from La Fontaines Fables, Illustraed by Gustave Dore. The Bashaw and the Merchant

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Victorian London - Billingsgate Market

Victorian London - Billingsgate Market
" Vintage engraving showing a scene from 19th Century London England. Billingsgate Fish Market in the morning, Billingsgate was the largest fish market in the world in the Victorian era."

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Victorian London - Rag merchants home

Victorian London - Rag merchants home
" Vintage engraving showing a scene from 19th Century London England. Rag merchants home Coulston Street, Whitechapel, circa 1870."

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Victorian London - Lemonade Vendor

Victorian London - Lemonade Vendor
Vintage engraving showing a scene from 19th Century London England. A character sketch of a selling lemonade on the street

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: La Fontaines Fables - Cobbler and the Banker

La Fontaines Fables - Cobbler and the Banker
Vintage engraving from La Fontaines Fables, Illustraed by Gustave Dore. The Cobbler and the Banker

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Victorian London - Match Seller

Victorian London - Match Seller
Vintage engraving showing a scene from 19th Century London England. Character sketch of an old man selling matches on the street circa 1870

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Victorian London - Second hand clothes market

Victorian London - Second hand clothes market
" Vintage engraving showing a scene from 19th Century London England. Second hand clothes market Gloucester Street, New Cut circa 1870."

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Farming Couple

Farming Couple
Vintage engraving by Albrech Durer, showing a farmer and his wife selling their produce, 1512

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Worshipful Company of Drapers armorial

Worshipful Company of Drapers armorial
This is the coat of arms of the Worshipful Company of Drapers, as presented in a publication dated around 1800. The Worshipful Companies are trade associations based in the City of London

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: The Merchant of Venice by Shakespeare engraving 1870

The Merchant of Venice by Shakespeare engraving 1870

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: William Hogarths The Pieman

William Hogarths The Pieman
Vintage engraving of William Hogarths Illustration The Pieman, 18th century street vendor carrying a tray of pies on his head

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: The Laughing Audience, cheap seats at the theatre, by William Hogarth

The Laughing Audience, cheap seats at the theatre, by William Hogarth
Vintage engraving of The Laughing Audience, by William Hogarth. The caricatured audience in the cheap seats is watching an exaggeratedly funny play

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Coat of arms copperplate 17th century Reynell and White

Coat of arms copperplate 17th century Reynell and White
This image is from a copperplate engraving, and shows part of a roll of arms from Richard Blome s

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Coat of arms 17th century British company heraldry

Coat of arms 17th century British company heraldry
This image is from a copperplate engraving, and shows part of a roll of arms from Richard Blomes Britannia, an atlas published in 1673

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Illustration of ancient Indian caste system showing Brahmans, Kshatriyas, Vaishya, and Sudras

Illustration of ancient Indian caste system showing Brahmans, Kshatriyas, Vaishya, and Sudras

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Charles Dickens Hard Times A touch upon his arm

Charles Dickens Hard Times A touch upon his arm
Vintage engraving from Charles Dickens Hard Times. He felt a touch upon his arm

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Engraving of Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, 1600

Engraving of Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, 1600
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Engraving of Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, 1600. Copyright has expired on this artwork

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: The Philadelphia Stock Exchange

The Philadelphia Stock Exchange
Engraving by William Henry Bartlett shows pedestrian and horsecart traffic on the street in front of the Merchants Exchange Building, home of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Jan Huygen van Linschoten Dutch Navigation, Victorian Illustration

Jan Huygen van Linschoten Dutch Navigation, Victorian Illustration
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Jan Huygen van Linschoten. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Dickenss Dombey and Son - a woman selling flowers

Dickenss Dombey and Son - a woman selling flowers
Vintage engraving of a scene from Charles Dickens Dombey and Son. Before they had gone very far, they encountered a woman selling flowers; when the Captain, stopping short

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Bouquet seller in the market, New Orleans 19th Century

Bouquet seller in the market, New Orleans 19th Century
Vintage engraving of a Bouquet seller in the market, New Orleans 19th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: French Vegetable Market, New Orleans, 19th Century

French Vegetable Market, New Orleans, 19th Century
Vintage engraving of the French Vegetable Market, New Orleans, 19th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: French Meat Market, New Orleans, 19th Century

French Meat Market, New Orleans, 19th Century
Vintage engraving of the French Meat Market, New Orleans, 19th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Portrait of Marco Polo Engraving, 1254-1324

Portrait of Marco Polo Engraving, 1254-1324
Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of a Portrait of Marco Polo Engraving, 1254-1324. Source: Kristofer Columbus, Lefnad Och Resor (Christopher Columbus)

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: History of Fashion, 18th Century Marchande de Rubans

History of Fashion, 18th Century Marchande de Rubans
Vintage engraving of a French MMarchande de Rubans (Ribbon seller), 1774, 18th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: History of Fashion Marchand de mise en couleur sans frottage

History of Fashion Marchand de mise en couleur sans frottage
Vintage engraving of a Marchand de mise en couleur sans frottage, 19th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Trading In Levant-15th Century

Trading In Levant-15th Century
Illustration of a Medieval Merchants trading In Levant-15th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Tobacco smoker in 17th Century

Tobacco smoker in 17th Century
illustration of a Tobacco smoker in 17th Century

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Rio de Janeiro Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598

Rio de Janeiro Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at Rio de Janeiro, 1598. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Porto Deseado Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598

Porto Deseado Historical Map by Van Noort, Circa 1598
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at Porto Deseado, 1598. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Strait of Magellan Map by Van Noort, Circa 1599

Strait of Magellan Map by Van Noort, Circa 1599
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at the Strait of Magellan, 1599. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Van Noort Sailing the Strait of Magellan, Engraving of 1600

Van Noort Sailing the Strait of Magellan, Engraving of 1600
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Engraving of Van Noort Sailing the Strait of Magellan, 1600. Copyright has expired on this artwork

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, Engraving 1600

Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, Engraving 1600
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Engraving of Van Noort Sailing the Marianne Islands, 1600. Copyright has expired on this artwork

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Van Noort Attacked by Theives on the Marianne Islands, 1600

Van Noort Attacked by Theives on the Marianne Islands, 1600
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Engraving of Van Noort Attacked by Thieives on the Marianne Islands, 1600

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Map of Van Noort at the Strait of Magellan, 1599

Map of Van Noort at the Strait of Magellan, 1599
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at the Strait of Magellan, 1599. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Historical Map of Van Noort at Porto Deseado, 1598

Historical Map of Van Noort at Porto Deseado, 1598
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at Porto Deseado, 1598. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Historical Map of Van Noort at Rio de Janeiro, 1598

Historical Map of Van Noort at Rio de Janeiro, 1598
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at Rio de Janeiro, 1598, from The Golden Book of the Dutch Navigators

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Historical Map of Van Noort at the Island of Principe, 1599

Historical Map of Van Noort at the Island of Principe, 1599
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Historical Map of Van Noort at the Island of Principe, from The Golden Book of the Dutch Navigators

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Oliver Van Noort Dutch Navigator, Victorian Illustration, 1558-1622

Oliver Van Noort Dutch Navigator, Victorian Illustration, 1558-1622
Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Illustration of Oliver Van Noort Dutch Navigator, Victorian Illustration, 1558-1622. Copyright has expired on this artwork

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Apothecary shop in the sixteenth century

Apothecary shop in the sixteenth century
illusration of an apothecary shop in the sixteenth century, vintage engraved illustration

Background imageRetail Occupation Collection: Visiting An Asian Merchant

Visiting An Asian Merchant
Engraving shows a American man in light-colored suit as he talks to an Asian shopkeeper in a dark robe, early 1880s. Both men sit on benches in sunlit store full of Asian artifacts



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