Pieced cotton, polyester, cellulose acetate, silk, rayon and acrylic, plain weaves; some with supplementary warps some forming cut voided pile; some self-patterned by main warp and ground weft floats; some printed; plain weave derived float weave; twill weaves, some printed; satin weave; and machine knitting; backed with cotton, plain weave; quilted with cotton threads
209.1 × 214 cm (82 3/8 × 84 1/4 in.)
Robert Allerton Endowment
Extended information about this artwork
Beardsley, John, et al. The Quilts of Gee's Bend. Atlanta: Tinwood Books, 2002. p. 16.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gallery 265, A Century of Collecting: African American Art in The Art Institute of Chicago, January 31, 2003–May 19, 2003
Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email .