A M E R I CA N  T O I L E

Portrait of Alice Josephine
American Toile
the true fabric of America
oil on burlap

Survivor  of
the Great Depression
the Johnstown Flood
Appelachia
Urban Appelachia

Matriarch
1893-1975

Irregularities and variations in the colors and texture of this fabric
are characteristic of the fabric adding to its natural beauty,
and is in no way to be considered as defective.
Madonna of 49th Street
with Pigeons

American Toile
the true fabric of America
oil on burlap

heroin addict
panhandler
intellectual
bird enthusiast
beauty