02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
365

Red Toile Printed Cotton Bed Cover,

$1,293$1,100
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Red Toile Printed Cotton Bed Cover, New England, late 18th/early 19th century, a classical print depicting Cupid and several allegorical female figures in scenes of love, hand sewn, pieced and quilted in a diamond pattern, backed with a white homespun fabric, constructed with an extended center panel, two pillow gussets and side drops, having a scalloped border on three sides and white binding, (very minor repair to the backing), center panel, lg. 109 1/2, wd. 52 1/2, side drops lg. 31 1/2 in.

Provenance: From a private collection.
Estimate $800-1,200

Provenance: From a private collection.

Keywords

New England