Cotton, plain weave, pieced; quilted, pattern outlined in pencil, heavily padded in parts; appliquéd with cotton, plain weave, printed, embroidered; backed with cotton, plain weave
Inscription (lower left): Theo Bentley Russell Dorothy Russell Sorensen; (lower right): Julia Margaret Sorensen, Jan. 26. 1947;
(lower right corner): Dr. Jeannette, 1948
170.2 × 222.3 cm (67 × 87 1/2 in.)
Gift of Dr. Jeannette Dean Throckmorton
Extended information about this artwork
Mildred Davidson. American Quilts from The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1966), pl. 37.
Quilter’s Journal II, no. 1 (Spring 1979): 3.
The artist; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1958.
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