Quilt

American
1930s


Dimensions

Height x width: 36 3/4 x 60 in. (93.3 x 152.4 cm)

Accession Number

2008.139

Medium or Technique

Pieced and appliquéd plain weave cotton with plain weave cotton lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small quilt with overall pattern of fifteen white fish (arranged in three rows of five fish) with lattice on ground of black blue cotton with details in red cotton.

Provenance

Purchased from an art gallery by the donor, Daphne Farago; Gift to MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection