Quilt

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-53261

Description

Squares on point; two prints used repeatedly: a red and white copperplate Asian scene and a flowering vine on brown ground. Down one side brown ground print with flowers and column. Linen backing(?); quilting in herringbone pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

quilts
block printing (relief printing process)
chintz
copper engraving (printing process)
stitching
linen (material)
piecing
quilting
toile (textile material)
textiles
copper (metal)
Chinoiserie
herringbone
Orientalism
hashira-e
Linen
Toile
Chintz
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Stipple Engraved
Pieced
Transfer Printed
Pillar Print
Orientalism
Herringbone
Chinoiserie
Unidentified Textile
QUILT

Associated Building

Original To Fowler House Purchase - WSA,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Bedding

Dimensions

98 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1942.1026

Places

Massachusetts (United States)