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Title   Amish-Quakers Imagery “Men Make Houses, Women Make Homes” Folk Art Saying Vintage Robert Darr Wert-by-Hand Shabby Chic Framed Linen Tea Towel Textile Picture *****PRIORITY MAIL SHIPPING INCLUDED – DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY!*****

Seller ID   Amish Textile Men Make Houses

***PLEASE ALSO VIEW our three (3) other companion “Wert by Hand” identically-framed textile picture listings which perfectly complement this charming “Men Make Houses, Women Make Homes” Picture. These companion textile are entitled:   “Bless Our House Each Brick and Rafter, May It Be Filled with Peace & Laughter”, “A Fat Kitchen, A Lean Will” and “A Harvest of Peace Produced from A Seed of Contentment”.   If ALL or MULTIPLES of these pictures are purchased together, shipping can then be combined for a significantly discounted shipping cost. Just contact seller prior to checkout so that shipping cost can be adjusted accordingly!


Item & Subject-Matter:  Vintage ca 1940s-1960s “Wert By Hand” delightfully folk art-esque in style, Pennsylvania Dutch/Amish/Quaker-motif, linen textile tea towel “print” picture, espousing the heartwarming homily-motto-saying “Men Make Houses, Women Make Homes” handmade/hand made by listed artist printmaker & textile designer, Robert Darr Wert


*The quaintly charming imagery depicted is that of a man in the background hammering-building a house while his wife is in the foreground looking after their baby daughter who is sitting up in her antique cradle and playing with a spinning wheel immediately next to her


*This lovely linen textile is as inspiring as it is decorative, and in its complementary and exquisitely matted wood frame will enhance any home’s decor with its perfectly Shabby Chic design


Artist: Robert Darr Wert (July 31, 1915 - January 12, 1966, Gill, Mass., Printmaker & Textile Designer) - well known as designer of cloth prints


Identification/Markings: Wert by Hand


Format: Linen Textile; Wood Frame


Age Period: Vintage - ca. 1940s-1960s


Size/Measurements: 12 & 1/4"W x 14 & 3/4"H


Quantity: One (1)



*Frame is in excellent condition

*Textile print exhibits crisp graphics that remain vibrantly colorful, with an intermittent modicum of browning undertones not unusual to this “once upon a time” tea towel

Price = 48.99 USD

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