'Kitchen of Trinity College', Cambridge, early 19th century.
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Coloured aquatint by J C Stadler after W H Pyne, published by R Ackermann in 1815, illustrating servants working in the kitchens of Trinity College, Cambridge. The servants can be seen undertaking a number of tasks including filleting fish, sweeping floors and cooking at the open fire. Trinity College was founded by Henry VIII in 1546.