Cotton and wool, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and patterning wefts (Beiderwand); edged with woven fringe; woven on loom with Jacquard attachment
Inscription: Made by E. Hausman Trexler Town Trexler Town 1868
239.9 x 200.15 cm (94 3/8 x 78 3/4 in.)
Gift of Mrs. William F. Drews
Extended information about this artwork
Davison, Mildred and Christa C. Mayer Thurman. Coverlets: A Handbook on the Collection of Woven Coverlets in The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago: 1973. No. 106, pg. 143.
Art Institute of Chicago, American Coverlets, Jul. 14–Oct. 14, 1973.
Art Institute of Chicago, Agnes Allerton Gallery, Coverlets from the Permanent Collection, Apr. 4–Jul. 5, 1981.
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, The American Bed and Its Coverings, Nov. 21, 1990–Mar. 31, 1991.
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