Victory Quilt

A work made of appliquéd and pieced quilt with raised areas (trapunto); dyed and undyed, cotton plain weave fabrics; cotton thread embroidery.

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  • A work made of appliquéd and pieced quilt with raised areas (trapunto); dyed and undyed, cotton plain weave fabrics; cotton thread embroidery.

Date:

1942

Artist:

Bertha Stenge (American, 1891–1957)
United States, Illinois, Chicago

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Artist

Bertha Stenge

Title

Victory Quilt

Origin

Chicago

Date

1942

Medium

Appliquéd and pieced quilt with raised areas (trapunto); dyed and undyed, cotton plain weave fabrics; cotton thread embroidery

Dimensions

240 × 204.7 cm (94 1/2 × 80 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation and the Lloyd A. Fry Foundation; Christa C. Mayer Thurman Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1995.391

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