Seamstresses in Fine Art December 9, 2017 Sewing in the Shade Sir John Lavery (1856-1941) Irish Read more HERE SaveSave Related 12 responses to “Seamstresses in Fine Art” How did they ever take care of those clothes? Even today with irons and permanent press that dress would be a chore. Did the one in the foreground just tell an off-color joke? I think so! Lol! Looks like governess disapproves of her charge’s wayward opinion! Tut tut yes. I thought the same. Very sweet photo -er… painting Lol! Maybe the lady on the left is thinking…silly girl, you really need a Craftsy tutorial on sewing! Merry Christmas from hot & rainy FL. Love all the “seamstresses!” They are a treat. Thank you for sharing them… as well as your wonderful quilting instruction. I love your book. Merry Christmas, Lori! My best to you, Kathy on Grayslake, IL. Thank you! Merry Christmas to you Kathy!! Are they darning SOCKS???? Love the eyes on the lady in gray. They sure speak volumes! Comments are closed.