Domestic scenes painted by Charles Joseph Grips (1825-1920). All of these women being textile workers, a favorite subject, it seems. Born in the Netherlands, he spent much of his career painting in Belgium.

“A Woman at a Loom.” 1879. Oil on canvas. Signed  “C J Grips. F 1879” on the bottom left. In the public domain in the United States because the artist died over 95 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Charles_Joseph_Grips_-_A_Woman_at_a_Loom,_1879.jpg
“Interior Scene with Lacemaker.” 1862. Oil on panel. Signed and dated “C J Grips 1862” on the lower left. Image © 2020 Grogan & Company, Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.groganco.com/auction-lot/charles-joseph-grips-belgian-1825-1920-interior-s_3C340A08AC
“The Spinner’s Favorite.” 1866. Oil on panel. Signed and dated “C J Grips f.1866” on the lower left. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/charles-joseph-grips-belgian-1825-1920-the-5647147-details.aspx

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