Appliquéd and pieced quilt; dyed and printed plain and patterned weave cotton fabrics; cotton embroidery threads
Inscription (stitched in lower left corner): Bertha Stenge 1943; (label written in ink on reverse): QUILT SHOW original design Bertha Stenge 2508 N. Bernard St. Chicago 47, Illinois
241.2 × 197 cm (95 × 77 1/2 in.)
Gift of Prudence Fuchsmann
Extended information about this artwork
Orlofsky, Patsy and Myron. Quilts in America. New York; St. Louis; San Francisco; Düsseldorf; London; Mexico; Sydney; Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1974, p 29, plate 11.
Art Institute of Chicago, Making Memories: Quilts as Souvenirs, Galleries 57-59, October 20, 2017-April 1, 2018
The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, An International Collection of Appliquéd, Embroidered and Pieced Bedcoverings, February 28–May 28, 2001
The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Gift, Bequest and Purchase: A Selection of Textile Acquisitions from 1993–1997, April 22–July 26, 1998
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