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  • Tags: costumbrismo

Chestnut-selling Celestina (Celestina castañera), painting from Madrid, engraving from the magazine Blanco y Negro, by Méndez Bringa (1892)
Costumbrist engraving to accompany the article in which the character is identified as a celestina of that time period.

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Puebla kitchen (La cocina poblana), by Arrieta (1863)<br />
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The inside of a kitchen from Puebla, Mexico, in which an old woman acts as a matchmaker to seduce a "china."