Women Only: Folk Art by Female Hands

April 6 - September 12, 2010

 




Additional images from the exhibition

 

(above: Deborah Goldsmith (1808-1836), Sangerfield, New York, Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Day and Daughter Cornelia, c. 1823-1824, Watercolor and pencil on paper, 9 x 8 3/4 inches. Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York. Promised gift of Ralph Esmerian. P1.2001.17. Photo courtesy Sotheby's, New York)

(above: Attributed to Mary B. Tucker (1784-1853), Massachusetts, Learning the ABCs, c. 1840-1844, Watercolor and pencil on paper, 19 1/4 x 23 inches. Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York. Promised gift of Ralph Esmerian. P1.2001.45. Photo © 2000 John Bigelow Taylor, New York)

 

(above: Artist unidentified, United States, Hairwork Wreath in Shadow Box, c. 1860-1880, Human hair and pencil on pasteboard mat in shadowbox, 10 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches. Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York. Gift of Kendra and Allan Daniel. 2009.10.1. Photo by Gavin Ashworth, New York)

 

(above: Artist unidentified, United States, Stars and Pentagons Quilt, 1880-1900, Silk, 81 x 44 inches (framed). Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York. Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler. 1981.2.1)




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