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Woman with cheese, 16th century from a set of 24 panel paintings of Noord-Holland women currently on display in the Kaasmuseum (cheese museum) in Alkmaar, Netherlands. Who wants to carry around cheese?!?

Woman with cheese, 16th century from a set of 24 panel paintings of Noord-Holland women currently on display in the Kaasmuseum (cheese museum) in Alkmaar, Netherlands. Who wants to carry around cheese?!?

by Catharina van Hemessen  Date painted: c.1548–1549

by Catharina van Hemessen Date painted: c.1548–1549

French countrywoman by Lucas de Heere, late 16th c. showing an early example of iron ring pattens.

French countrywoman by Lucas de Heere, late 16th c. showing an early example of iron ring pattens.

16th c Flemish apron

16th c Flemish apron

Black and white aprons! "femme ou fille flamende allant a Léglise.  Fille ou seruante Flamande"  Possibly means 'Flemish woman or girl going to church.  Flemish girl or servant'  D'Heere, Lucas. 1575, page 51 http://adore.ugent.be/OpenURL/app?id=archive.ugent.be:1EEACAD8-B1E8-11DF-966C-0D0679F64438&type=carousel

Black and white aprons! "femme ou fille flamende allant a Léglise. Fille ou seruante Flamande" Possibly means 'Flemish woman or girl going to church. Flemish girl or servant' D'Heere, Lucas. 1575, page 51 http://adore.ugent.be/OpenURL/app?id=archive.ugent.be:1EEACAD8-B1E8-11DF-966C-0D0679F64438&type=carousel

The Four Elements – Fire by Joachim Beuckelaer, 1570 - Flemish

The Four Elements – Fire by Joachim Beuckelaer, 1570 - Flemish

Woman with onions and carrots (?), 16th century from a set of 24 panel paintings of Noord-Holland women currently on display in the Kaasmuseum (cheese museum) in Alkmaar, Netherlands.

Woman with onions and carrots (?), 16th century from a set of 24 panel paintings of Noord-Holland women currently on display in the Kaasmuseum (cheese museum) in Alkmaar, Netherlands.

Flemish 16th c  Coat and Hat << apron with fold lines, no over-cote

Flemish 16th c Coat and Hat << apron with fold lines, no over-cote

Pieter Bruegel the Elder - Haymaking - detail (1565)

Pieter Bruegel the Elder - Haymaking - detail (1565)

Joachim Beuckelaer    http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/f/f9/Beuckelaer_kitchen.jpg/800px-Beuckelaer_kitchen.jpg

Joachim Beuckelaer http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/f/f9/Beuckelaer_kitchen.jpg/800px-Beuckelaer_kitchen.jpg