Baker

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A baker weighs bread with the help of a devil
He is the patron of traders, tailors, butchers, bakers...

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University of Illinois Library, the Internet Archive
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Signed Quior (?) or possibly Guion by the engraver

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A baker weighs bread with the help of a devil at his side who presses on the scales with one hand to make the bread appear heavier than it really is.
The caption reads in the original French: C’est le patron des marchands, des tailleurs, des bouchers, des boulangers…

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