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0326024
BELGIUM: FLAX FIELD, c1920.
Men harvesting flax in Courtrai, Belgium. Stereograph, c1920.
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0326023
BELGIUM: FLAX FIELD, c1920.
Men harvesting flax in Courtrai, Belgium. Stereograph, c1920.
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0172782
CALIFORNIA: FLAX FARM.
An irrigated flax field in bloom in Imperial Valley, California. Photograph, mid 20th century.
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0006210
TEXTILE MANUFACTURE, 1783.
'Butling-Scutching-Hacklig.' One in a series of engravings illustrating the Irish Linen manufacture in County Down.
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0094418
SWINGLING FLAX, 1883.
Cleaning flax to make textile fiber in rural Canada. Engraving, 1883.
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0020088
FLAX SCUTCHING BEE
By Linton Park, c1860.
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0047749
HOMER: THE ODYSSEY.
Telemachus led by Athena (Minerva), who has taken the form of Mentor, in search of his father Odysseus. Line engraving, 1805, by James Neagle after the drawing by John Flaxman.
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0094419
DRESSING FLAX, 1883.
Canadian woman dressing flax for textile fiber. Engraving, 1883
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0034356
LINEN MANUFACTURE, 1783.
'Spinning - reeling with the clock-reel - boiling yarn.' Engraving illustrating the Irish linen manufacture in County Down, Ireland.
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0077857
GIRL OF ANCIENT EGYPT
A girl picking flax. Detail from a tomb painting, Thebes, c1415 B.C.
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0098710
FLAX PRODUCTION, c1800.
Breaking and scutching flax by machinery. Line engraving, English, c1800.
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0081928
TEXTILE MANUFACTURE.
The cottage industry of carding, spinning, and weaving wool or flax into cloth in colonial America. Wood engraving, early 19th century.
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0098706
ENGLAND: FLAX HARVEST.
Taking flax out of a bog for drying. Line engraving, English, c1800.
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0081952
FLAX, 1597.
Woodcut, from John Gerard's Herball.
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0098708
ENGLAND: PULLING FLAX.
Pulling, stooking, ripling, and bogging flax. Line engraving, c1800.
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0065247
TEXTILE COTTAGE INDUSTRY.
The cottage industry of carding, spinning, and weaving of wool or flax into cloth in colonial America. Wood engraving, early 19th century.
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0081954
THIN-LEAFED WILD FLAX.
Woodcut from John Gerard's 'Herball,' 1597.
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0081951
THIN-LEAFED FLAX, 1597.
Woodcut, 1597, from John Gerard's 'Herball.'
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0410251
SPINNING FLAX, c1918.
Peasant women spinning flax, Bulgaria. Photograph, c1918.
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0432265
FINE ART.
Women cleaning flax plants, 1887, painting by Emile Claus (1849-1924), oil on canvas, 128x198 cm. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0257366
NEW ZEALAND.
Two men stand among hemp in a New Zealand manufacturing warehouse. Paul Thompson.
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0258240
PACIFIC ISLANDER.
A south Pacific islander weaves mats with black flax. J. W. Beattie.
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0254596
LUZ VALLEY, FRANCE.
An elderly woman works flax with an old spinning instrument. Gervais Courtellemont.
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0009083
LINEN MANUFACTURE, 1783.
'Spinning - reeling with the clock-reel - boiling yarn.' Engraving illustrating the Irish linen manufacture in County Down, Ireland.
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0432776
FACES OF SWEDEN.
Sweden, Dalekarlien ( Dalarna ) province, woman at flax processing, image date: circa 1920. Carl Simon Archive. Full credit: United Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0509140
BRITISH LIBRARY.
A Flower Wedding Described by two wallflowers De. Garments of flax. Full credit: British Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0009084
TEXTILE MANUFACTURE, 1783.
'Butling-Scutching-Hacklig.' One in a series of engravings illustrating the Irish Linen manufacture in County Down.