Small Patchwork and Applique Folk Art Textile

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A crazy quilt variation, this unusual quilt top contains "crazy" piecework blocks, with applique details including a heart, fish, and two figures, a black male and a Caucasian female. This piece may have been planned as a crib quilt, or as the medallion centerpiece for a full size pictorial quilt.

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Cotton
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    34.5 in. H x 34.5 in. W
    88 cm H x 88 cm W
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    0907238422195
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