Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Sewing indoors - Older Women 1800-1900s

Lewis A. Ramsey (1873 – 1941) Grandma

Charles Edward Wilson (British painter, 1854-1941) Making a Patchwork Quilt

Thomas Eakins (American painter, 1844-1916) Mrs-Mary Arthur 1900

Emily Dickinson - Autumn — overlooked my Knitting 748

Autumn—overlooked my Knitting— Dyes—said He—have I— Could disparage a Flamingo— Show Me them—said I— Cochineal—I chose—for deeming It resemble Thee— And the little Border—Dusker— For resembling Me—

Gustave Caillebotte (French Impressionist Painter, 1848-1894) Portait of Madame Martial Caillebote (the Artist's Mother)

Thomas Eakins (American painter, 1844-1916) Old Woman Knitting

Thomas Waterman Wood (American artist, 1823–1903) Threading a Needle

Thomas Eakins (American painter, 1844-1916) Knitting Seventy Years Ago

Gustave Caillebotte (French Impressionist Painter, 1848-1894) Portrait of Madame Boissiere Knitting 1877

Frederick Millard (British artist, 1857-1937) The Thread of Life Runs Smooth As Yet

Frieda Kahlo (Mexican painter, 1907-1954) Dona Rosita Morillo, 1944

Burton Silverman (American Painter, b 1928) Woman Sewing