Sunday, July 17, 2016

Quilts and Color, the Amish Quilts





There were six beautiful Amish quilts in the Quilts and Color exhibit at the San Diego Museum of Art.  All the quilts are on loan from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.



Floating Bars Quilt, Lancaster County, PA, 1940.  Pieced wool, plain weave.



Framed Diamond In A Square, Lancaster County, PA, 1920.  Pieced wool, plain weave.



Framed Diamond In A Square, Lancaster County, PA, 1890.  Pieced wool, twill.



Thousand Pyramids Quilt, Holmes County, OH.  Pieced wool, plain weave.



Framed Bars Quilt, Lancaster County, PA, 1920.  Pieced wool, plain weave.



Snail's Trails Quilt, Arthur, IL, 1930.  Pieced wool, plain weave.


Jan, TVMQG

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