Overall: 77 1/2 x 70 x 3/8 in. ( 196.8 x 177.8 x 1 cm )
Cotton patchwork quilt with appliquéd decoration; center with rectangular block with scattered globes and text printed in blue, with bunch of roses appliquéd at center and blue printed border; central block within frame composed of pieced eight-pointed stars alternating with printed blocks, which is surrounded by another frame with appliquéd leaves and flowers; the whole surrounded by appliquéd meandering vine and plain outer border with diagonal quilting; homespun backing.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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