Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1800

GUSN

GUSN-32446

Description

Central block large diamond, quarterly divided by brown and white hunting scenes and red and white pastoral scenes. Remainder of block pieced brown and white, and red and white floral block prints and floral designs. Border of block printed stripes of brown; brown crescents all over. Bound edges; chevron quilting all over. Very brown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
chintz
hand sewing
linen (material)
piecing
copper engraving (printing process)
toile (textile material)
quilting
copper (metal)
pastoral
childhood
Orientalism
Toile
Linen
Chintz
Stipple Engraved
Machine Sewn
Quilted
Pieced
Pastoral
Orientalism
Childhood
QUILT

Maker

Bringham, Elizabeth (Maker)

Dimensions

70.25 x 71.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Blanche A. Russell

Accession Number

1928.1257

Reference Notes

Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].