Ellaline Terriss in “The Circus Girl,” 1897.
Nina Leen, New York City, ca. 1950.
Photograph by Michael Rougier. New York City, December 1947.
Source: Romanov Collection, General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
A change maker knitting during at a self-service gas station. Photograph by Allan Grant. Los Angeles, California, October 1948.
A Shaker woman knits under a portrait of Elder Arthur Bruce. Photograph by Nina Leen. Canterbury, New Hampshire, USA, 1949.
Frank Scherschel, A Jewish Tunisian woman knitting, 1950s.
Woman knitting among lunchtime loungers relaxing at the base of a statue at the New York Public Library. Photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt. New York City, April 1944.
Girl change maker knitting during slow moments at the Gilmore self-service gas station. Photograph by Allan Grant. Los Angeles, California, October 1948.
Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II (the last sovereign of imperial Russia), knitting in her mother’s boudoir