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Tag Archives: Textiles
James White Calf (attrib): Elkskin Robe (ca. 1920); the robe is a record of the war honors of Mountain Chief, a Blackfeet chief.
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1720: Women Working
Giacomo Ceruti: Women Working on Pillow Lace (c. 1720)
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 18th Century, Art, Giacomo Ceruti, Italy, Labor, Painting, Textiles, Women Leave a comment
Teresita Fernández: Fire (2005) Fire and heat provide modes of explanation in the most varied domains, because they have been for us the occasion for unforgettable memories, for simple and decisive personal experiences. Fire is thus a privileged phenomenon which … Continue reading
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1865: An Unlikely Alliance
In the aftermath of the Civil War, an unlikely alliance was formed between the makers of pianos and the manufacturers of sewing machines. Both were products widely used by women at home, both were widely seen as triumphs of American … Continue reading
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Aubrey Longley-Cook: Runaway (2010); Longley-Cook’s blog is here.
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2010's, 21st Century, Animals, Animation, Art, Aubrey Longley-Cook, Dogs, Mammals, Textiles, USA Leave a comment