More to explore:
Woman Spinning by Margaret Thomas - drop spindle
Woman Spinning by Margaret Thomas Note the use of a double whorl spindle in high whorl spinning position,
Woman at a Spinning Wheel by unknown artist
Thank GOD for electricity... now I don't have to worry about this sweater bursting into flames.
Spinning woman from Indonesia ... Not sure what she's spinning...guessing cotton.
I wanted to put this on too many boards: yarn love, tress and next tattoo
Old Woman with Spinning Wheel Alfred Stieglitz (American, Hoboken, New Jersey 1864–1946 New York) Date: 1894, printed 1920s
Woman Spinning by Thomas Stuart Smith (1813–1869)
Old Woman Knitting. Cassatt, Mary (1844-1926). Graphite on paper. From the Met Museum: 54.97.1
i don't know who she is but she's very studious, and probably should be famous!
Woman With Deer
www.uibk.ac.at/... romania, woman spinning
Woman weaving bull rush mats. Creator: Frances Densmore (1867-1957) Photograph Collection, 1910 Collections Online Minnesota Historical Society