Catalogue: Quilts (493)


Nine Patch/Chain Doll Quilt: Circa 1930; Pa.   $365.    

Very well made Nine Patch doll quilt with the blocks placed so as to form diagonal chains. The solid red centers are especially successful in carrying the eye across the diagonal and continuing the color of the border and binding. Measurements are 20 1/2" x 27 1/2". Quilted with squares set on point; excellent condition. Made 1930's; Pennsylvania origin.      
  
Nine Patch/Chain Doll Quilt: Circa 1930; Pa.
Baskets Doll Quilt: Circa 1890
  Baskets Doll Quilt: Circa 1890   $1085.

This is one of the nicest, truly miniature quilts that I've had. The baskets are in blocks that are 3 3/4" in diameter. The entire quilt measures 13" x 17 1/4" and is professionally mounted on a stretcher. It is in excellent, probably unwashed condition with the tiniest bit of browning. Probably New England origin; circa 1890.

Center Medallion Doll Quilt;Ca. 1880; Pennsylvania   $1085.   

This Center Medallion or One Patch Doll Quilt begins with fabrics from the 1830's in the center. It works its way to the 1880's in the border and outer frames. The fabrics are all in excellent condition. The quilt is professionally mounted on a stretcher measuring 16 3/4" x 18 3/4". Pennsylvania origin.
Center Medallion Doll Quilt;Ca. 1880; Pennsylvania
Tumbling Blocks Wholecloth Quilt: Circa 1850; Pa.
  Tumbling Blocks Wholecloth Quilt: Circa 1850; Pa.   $3950.

This wholecloth Tumbling Blocks quilt is made of cheater's cloth which is printed patchwork. This example is unusually early; large and beautiful. Two sides of each block are made to look like a printed fabric offset by a solid brown side. The combination is very rich in tone with a fabulous glaze to the fabric. It is in excellent, unwashed condition. Measurements are 90" x 96"; Philadelphia origin.

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