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quilt (Cherry Tree)

1938

39.45

Not currently on view

cotton {fabric}quilting

Artwork Details

Pattern Designer
Maker
Creation Date
1938
Materials
cotton, appliquéd and quilted
Object Types
furnishings, textiles, bed coverings, quilts, appliqué quilts
Dimensions

62-1/2 x 43 in.

Mark Description

Stamped, back side: WPA | HANDICRAFT | PROJECT | #8601 | MILWAUKEE | WISCONSIN | SPONSORED BY | MILWAUKEE | COUNTY AND | MILWAUKEE | STATE TEACHERS | COLLEGE

Accession Number
39.45
Credit Line

Eliza M. and Sarah L. Niblack Textile Fund

Copyright
No Known Rights Holder
Collection

Textile and Fashion Arts

Color Palette

Julia Loomis Knudson [1913-1990], Milwaukee, Wisconsin.{1} purchased by Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1939. {1} Julia Knudson, née Loomis, was a designer-foreman for the Works Progress Administration's Milwaukee Handicraft Project [Project #8601], Applique Unit, sponsored by Milwaukee County and Milwaukee State Teachers College.



Exhibition Name

Venue

Dates

Discovering American Quilts from the Collection of the IMA

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Columbus

January 18, 1992 - March 28, 1992

A Stitch for all Seasons: Quilts from the Museum Collection

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Columbus

December 9, 1977 - January 29, 1978


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