Wool, plain weaves; pieced; backed with cotton, warp chevron twill weave; cotton batting; quilted with cotton thread
198.5 × 197.7 cm (78 1/8 × 77 7/8 in. )
Robert Allerton and The Christa C. Mayer Thurman Textile Endowments
Extended information about this artwork
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The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Exploring Quilts: Art, History and Craftsmanship, March 17–September 12, 2004
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