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Melrose Plantation Quilt

1960
Clementine Hunter (American, 1886 or 1887 - 1988)


Dimensions

Height x length: 175.3 x 138.4 cm (69 x 54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1339

Medium or Technique

Appliqued and pieced cotton on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Collages

Provenance

By 2012, acquired by former Director of American Folk Art Museum Bob Bishop from Melrose Plantation, New York, NY; by 2012, sold by Bob Bishop to Kurt A. Gitter and Alice Yelen, New Orleans, LA; 2012, year-end gift of the Gitter-Yelen Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Gitter-Yelen Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.