Lot 435: American Quilt. A cube pattern silk patchwork quilt, circa 1910, hand-stitched silk patchwork tied quilt, in black and various other shades, backed in silk printed with an art nouveau design of stylised lilies in pale pink and green, yellow cotton ties at intersections, some paint spots, fraying, and loss, 175 x 105cm (69 x 41.5ins), together with A crazy pattern silk patchwork quilt, circa 1930s, hand-stitched silk and velvet patchwork tied quilt, in a variety of plain and patterned fabrics, red cotton ties, backed with paisley-patterned fabric in pink and green, some fraying and minor loss, 200 x 148cm (79 x 58ins), plus A triangle pattern cotton patchwork quilt, circa 1930s, machine-stitched cotton patchwork quilt, predominantly shades of blue and red, backed with cream cotton, 203 x 192cm (80 x 75.5ins), plus an early 20th century American Yo Yo quilt, hand-stitched printed cotton, in a variety of patterns and colours, some stitching broken and apparently unfinished, without backing, approximately 128 x 186cm (90 x 73ins) (4)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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