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Painted Cloth Doll and a Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Quilt Fragment

Auction:
2558M
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Painted Cloth Doll and a Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Quilt Fragment, America, late 19th century, the doll with stitched and stuffed twilled cotton body with painted facial features, wearing a machine-stitched red printed cotton dress, white cotton petticoat and pantalets, and cotton sateen boots, (wear), ht. 16 3/4; a triangular quilt fragment with three appliqued birds, two baskets, a tree, and a partial radiating star in gold, red, and tan solid cotton fabric on a white cotton ground, 13 1/2 x 29 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Applique, Folk art, Needlework, Quilt, Quilting

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