Rural Family Scene (1839)
Life in large peasant households, where several generations often lived under the same roof, was based on age-old roles and patterns, as this image suggests. Lithograph by G. Bormann, 1839.
Original: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Museum Europäischer Kulturen, Berlin.
© Bildarchiv Preußischer Kulturbesitz