Old Irish Woman Sitting At A Spinning Wheel Notepad
Old Irish Woman Sitting At A Spinning Wheel is painting from photograph with a nostalgic art and crafts theme. A unique gift with a textile industry theme and fairytale memories of fibre being turned to thread. The charkha was both a tool and a symbol of the Indian independence movement. the The spinning wheel is a symbol of wisdom, understanding and knowledge, a perfect gift for knitters, crochet, felters and needlecraft obsessed or those who have a nostalgic theme in their lives and home.
ABOUT THE ART
© Painting 31 May 2009 Tracey Harrington Simpson SOLD 21.2.10. to collector in Marmaris
A spinning wheel is a device for spinning thread or yarn from natural or synthetic fibers.
An acrylic painting 40x40cm based upon a photograph in the Public Domain "here":http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Irish_spinning_wheel.jpg This media file is in the public domain in the United States. This applies to U.S. works where the copyright has expired, often because its first publication occurred prior to January 1, 1923. Library of Congress REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LLC-DIG-ppmsc-09892
Date Photo 1890-1900. Published no later than 1905.