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Four Possibly Mennonite Quilts

Auction:
3038B
Lot:
639
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Possibly Mennonite Quilts, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada, 1910-40, a "Nine Patch" variation quilt with blocks set against a white background within a red and white border; a "Puss in the Corner" pattern quilt with rose-colored blocks forming a repeating "X" pattern against a violet background; an unknown pattern quilt in shades of blue, red, and purple; and a "Variable Star" pattern quilt with stars in shades of red against a red background, lg. to 88, wd. to 66 in.

Provenance: Unknown pattern quilt from the estate of Cleason Brubacher, possibly Wallenstein, Ontario.
Estimate $250-350


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.

Keywords

Wallenstein, Eleanor Burns, Puss in the corner, Quilt, Quilting, Textile arts, Visual arts

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