tricoteuse


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tricoteuse

(trikɔtœz)
n
(Knitting & Sewing) a woman who knits, with reference to women who sat and witnessed the public executions taking place during the French Revolution
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turning her into a tricoteuse whose knitting is an allegory of torture and death.
Riguez Dancer 7g Dansili - Tricoteuse Let's Live Racing 124002- RPR 141c OR 134c Probably unlucky not to win a nice little race at Cheltenham in April.
KNIT HEADS: Swansea Yarnachists Purly Queen, Penelope Knit-Stop, Sista Stitch, Hello Knitty, La Tricoteuse and Mamma Purl
I know you for the ruthless bitch you are: Our criminal, our tricoteuse, our Muse--Our Muse of Mimic Art.
Between these chapters are inserted others, wherein are chronicled the negative mythology of "la parisienne" (from tricoteuse to petroleuse and beyond), the imagery of the city-as-machine, various versions of literary engagements with Paris, including specifically that of Americans, the decline of the Parisian Expositions "from myth to phantasmagoria," and an odd chapter on the surrealists, which gives them twenty-three pages, only to dismiss them at the end as "an amusing form of rejection rather than a genuine project" (p.
She indicates that the tricoteuse as a frightening figure under the scaffold is a nineteenth-century invention gauged to stigmatize women who wandered into the public sphere.
in this final section Chacel cleverly and convincingly establishes women's intimate relation to history through the leitmotif of the tricoteuse.
Riguez Dancer 6g Dansili - Tricoteuse The DPRP Second Dance Partnership F2133- RPR129c OR125c He's ready to go again, but he's rated high enough at 125 and I'm just waiting for the programme to open up a bit.
Riguez Dancer 5g Dansili - Tricoteuse DPRP Second Dance Partnership and John Mitchell 213/234-RPR 126h We like this horse a lot.
Tricoteuse (Kris-Dear Life) due to Dansili Olden Times
Unframed prints of this painting are on sale for PS550 at Havill & Travis, while two original, large format tableau vivant works (translated as living picture) are priced at PS5,590 for The Blood of les Tricoteuses and PS6,750 for Freak (Minturnae).
were the tricoteuses said to sit in the French |Revolution?