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Melrose Plantation Quilt

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, 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.

1960

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

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Collages