Even in the age of the internet, washing hanging to dry is the most constant sight wherever you go in the world, especially in poor areas. Elin Kleopatra Danielson-Gambogi (Finnish painter, In the Sun 1900
Painting by Désiré François Laugée. Clotheslines are so charmingly old fashioned. Sunlight kills germs and whitens white fabric. And there is nothing like the smell of laundry fresh from the clothes line.