Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Sewing outdoors - William-Adolphe Bouguereau 1825-1905


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) The Little Knitter 1882

Full disclosure - Bouguereau's depictions of children & young women knitting & sewing & pouting & even flirting make me very uncomfortable. Just saying...

William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) Young Worker 1869


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) Little Knitter 1879


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) The Knitting Woman 1869


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) Sewing


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) The Spinner


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905)


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905) Young Girl Sewing


William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French Academic painter, 1825-1905)

Sewing outdoors - Girls knitting Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen 1813-1886


Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen (German painter, 1813-1886) Young Girl Standing in a Doorway Knitting 1863

Full disclosure - Meyer's depictions of children & young women knitting & sort of flirting make me uncomfortable. Just saying...


Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen (German painter, 1813-1886) Knitting Girl 1886


Johann Georg Meyer von Bremen (German painter, 1813-1886) Young Girl Knitting 1851


Sewing outdoors - Jean-François Millet 1814-1875


Jean-François Millet (French painter, 1814–1875) Seated Shepherdess Knitting 1858


Jean-François Millet (French painter, 1814–1875) The Knitting Shepherdess 1856


Sewing outdoors - 1700s



The Lace Wearer Rewarding the Lace Maker Published by Carrington Bowles 1783



John Fairburn (English painter) Lace Maker 1795