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Quilt Show

A work made of appliquéd and pieced quilt; dyed and printed plain and patterned weave cotton fabrics; cotton embroidery threads.

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  • A work made of appliquéd and pieced quilt; dyed and printed plain and patterned weave cotton fabrics; cotton embroidery threads.

Date:

1943

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Bertha Stenge

Title

Quilt Show

Origin

Chicago

Date

Made 1943

Medium

Appliquéd and pieced quilt; dyed and printed plain and patterned weave cotton fabrics; cotton embroidery threads

Inscriptions

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

Dimensions

241.2 × 197 cm (95 × 77 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Prudence Fuchsmann

Reference Number

1995.392

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