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Pieced Chintz and Cotton Fabric Geometric Star Patterned Quilt

Auction:
2667T
Lot:
941
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2667T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 05, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Pieced Chintz and Cotton Fabric Geometric Star Patterned Quilt, America, late 19th century, composed of polished chintz and other printed cotton segments joint to form rows of eight-point star and half-star motifs, with contrasting square and triangular white cotton segments, surrounded by wide floral chintz borders, and backed with white cotton, with diamond, shell, and zigzag quilting, (toning and stains to white segments), 98 x 98 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Each white cotton segment and the backing has toning and fairly light diffused staining or stain spots with a few standing out more noticeably than the rest.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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