08-15-200408-15-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBolton MA
2258
August 15, 2004 10:00 AMCalender
27A

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Album Quilt

$2,115$1,800
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2258Location: BoltonDate / Time: August 15, 2004 10:00AM

Description:

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Album Quilt, New Jersey, c. 1850, forty-eight blocks depicting floral and foliate motifs in predominantly red, yellow, blue, and green printed cotton fabrics on a white field, the blocks separated by a red printed grid, the whole surrounded by a meandering, flowering vine border, (minor light stains),88 x 100 in.

Provenance: M. Finkel & Daughter.
Estimate $1,500-2,500