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Four centuries of quilts

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Four centuries of quilts

the Colonial Williamsburg collection

by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catalogs,
  • Quilts,
  • Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLinda Baumgarten, Kimberly Smith Ivey
    ContributionsBaumgarten, Linda, author, Ivey, Kimberly Smith, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK9102.W55 C653 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 355 pages
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27179350M
    ISBN 100879352647, 0300207360
    ISBN 109780879352646, 9780300207361
    LC Control Number2013049064
    OCLC/WorldCa865574964

    Grand in scope and handsomely produced, Four Centuries of Quilts: The Colonial Williamsburg Collection is sure to be one of the most useful and beloved references on quilts and quilting for years to come. • Hardback; pages with color & 54 black and white illustrations. • Dimensions: 9" x ". A new important book about quilts is being published this month, Four Centuries of Quilts: The Colonial Williamsburg Collection. A page book more than photos and illustrations. Keep an eye out for it! Order it now on Amazon!

      An exquisite and authoritative look at four centuries of quilts and quilting from around the world Quilts are among the most utilitarian of art objects, yet the best among them possess a formal beauty that rivals anything made on : Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. In , Linda teamed with longtime colleague Kim Ivey to produce Four Centuries of Quilts, The Colonial Williamsburg Collection. In Linda published her study of Philadelphia Quaker quilts in an article titled “Vase-Pattern Wholecloth Quilts in the Eighteenth-Century Quaker Community” in Uncoverings

    Images From ‘Four Centuries of Quilts’ A new book accompanied by an exhibition in Williamsburg, Va., shows that quilts tell us much about U.S. history. Dec. 26, am ET. Books. Brackman, Barbara (). Clues in the Calico: A Guide to Identifying and Dating Antique Quilts. Howell Press. ISBN Eddy, Celia (). Quilted Planet: A Source Book of Quilts from Around the World. ISBN Fox, Sandi (). For Purpose and Pleasure: Quilting Together in Nineteenth-Century America. Rutledge.


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The African American quilts are practically the only ones representing the 4th century of the title, the 20th century quilts (the chapter on miscellaneous applique quilts, "," has one quilt, approximately datedfrom the 20th century, and Four centuries of quilts book one appears to be a copy or imitation of a 19th century four-block quilt)/5(66).

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"[Four Centuries of Quilts] is a joint publication by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and the Yale University Press. With those credentials you know that this big, attractive book is the word on quilt making in America."-Danielle Arnet, syndicated columnist, "The /5(23).

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This book is based around the collection of quilts and textiles from the Colonial Williamsburg Collection, and is written by Linda Baumgarten and Kimberlsy Smith Ivey. With 21 Chapters, there is a comprehensive. My collection includes four centuries of outstanding quilts, with examples from the 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st centuries.

late 18th century wholecloth blue resist quilt - a rare find The 18th century quilts are hardest to find, and it took me a long time to develop an appreciation for them.

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This landmark book, drawn from the world-renowned collection of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Book Summary: The title of this book is Four Centuries of Quilts and it was written by Linda Baumgarten, Kimberly Smith Ivey, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation.

This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Examples from 18th- to 20th-century America, many made by Amish and African-American quilters, reflect the multicultural nature of American society and include boldly colored and patterned worsteds and brilliant pieced and appliquéd works of art.

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