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Smithsonian National Quilt Collection: Lydia Finnell's Star Quilt

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2011-06-27T21:06:51.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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Clarice Smith Distinguished Lecture: Bisa Butler

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-20T23:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: wool, wool wadding Technique: quilting on twill and plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 x 35.7 cm (4 3/4 x 14 1/16 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
USA
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
gift of Mrs. Harry Horton Benkard
Accession Number:
1937-25-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Quilt

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: machine woven
Dimensions:
H x W: 255.3 x 213.7 cm (8 ft. 4 1/2 in. x 7 ft. 1/8 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Quilt
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1850
Accession Number:
1937-35-3
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Chintz Bar and Broken Dishes

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: pieced and sewn patchwork of roller-printed plain weave fabrics
Dimensions:
H x W: 270 x 267 cm (8 ft. 10 5/16 in. x 8 ft. 9 1/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Patchwork quilt top
Object Name:
Patchwork quilt top
Made in:
USA
Date:
mid-19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insely Blair
Accession Number:
1938-27-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq447eaff96-5da5-48a0-9bc8-25437d63e5dc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-27-1

Embroidered tiraz

Medium:
Medium: linen, silk Technique: embroidered
Dimensions:
H x W: 20.7 x 29 cm (8 1/8 x 11 7/16 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered tiraz
Date:
12th–13th century
Accession Number:
1938-45-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Oak Leaf and Orange Peel

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: pieced and sewn patchwork of plain and roller-printed fabrics, quilted
Dimensions:
H x W: 268 x 265.5 cm (8 ft. 9 1/2 in. x 8 ft. 8 1/2 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Quilt
Object Name:
Quilt
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1840
Credit Line:
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Accession Number:
1938-57-1213
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq497765cc8-4d5a-4785-bc1b-e24cb16179bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-57-1213

Bedcover

Medium:
Medium: silk, wool wadding Technique: trapunto quilting
Dimensions:
H x W: 208 x 260 cm (6 ft. 9 7/8 in. x 8 ft. 6 3/8 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Bedcover
Made in:
India
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1932-9-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq465ba56f8-63fa-4046-b924-ff2508f7c386
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1932-9-2

Bedcover

Medium:
Medium: silk, wool wadding Technique: trapunto
Dimensions:
H x W: 216 x 181 cm (7 ft. 1 1/16 in. x 5 ft. 11 1/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Bedcover
Made in:
India
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1932-9-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1932-9-3

Quilt

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: copperplate printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 195 x 163 cm (6 ft. 4 3/4 in. x 5 ft. 4 3/16 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Quilt
Made in:
England
Date:
ca. 1780
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from the Mary Hearn Greims Fund
Accession Number:
1934-9-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d0f7b2e7-fc33-40a3-8404-9aeb7d014943
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Bedcover

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: block printed and resist printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 158 x 194 cm (5 ft. 2 3/16 in. x 6 ft. 4 3/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Bedcover
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insely Blair
Accession Number:
1923-4-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b012a9c3-a9f7-4796-9179-5f94ee62712f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1923-4-2

Quilt top

Medium:
Medium: cotton, paper Technique: printed cotton, pieced and sewn, paper backing
Dimensions:
H x W: 148.6 x 94 cm (58 1/2 x 37 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Quilt top
Made in:
Leeds, England
Date:
early–mid-19th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Alice Beer Memorial Fund
Accession Number:
1986-27-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ce2f4691-806d-4d2e-bcb7-0303282b7098
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1986-27-1
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Samples

Designer:
HGH Design Group  Search this
Medium:
Technique: quilted and printed
Dimensions:
H x W (c): 21.5 x 21 cm (8 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Samples
Made in:
USA
Date:
1983–84
Credit Line:
Gift of HGH Designs
Accession Number:
1984-79-2-a/g
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45e837dfb-ace3-4a8f-845f-1217da277853
EDAN-URL:
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Cap

Medium:
Medium: cotton embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in knots, back stitch and underside quilting on plain weave foundation
Dimensions:
H x W: 32.4 x 26.7 cm (12 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Cap
Made in:
Europe
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Accession Number:
1981-28-474
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq443754635-1eff-4d78-83dd-8e5a8959f0a2
EDAN-URL:
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Purse

Medium:
Medium: silk, steel frame Technique: satin with tambour stitch embroidery
Dimensions:
H x W: 9.8 x 7.9 cm (3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Purse
Made in:
Europe
Date:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane
Accession Number:
1920-19-27
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41efc61da-d43e-49c8-b6e8-e091c074524f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1920-19-27

Spring Rain

Designer:
Salvador Dalí, (Spanish, 1904–1989)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Schiffer Prints (a division of Mil-Arts Co.), founded 1945  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton, viscose rayon blend Technique: hand printed on
Dimensions:
H x W: 41.3 × 57.8 cm (16 1/4 × 22 3/4 in.)
Type:
quilted textiles
Pillowcase
Object Name:
Pillowcase
Made in:
USA
Date:
1950 (produced)
Credit Line:
Gift of Andrew Van Styn from the estate of Don Magner
Accession Number:
2019-28-78
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e579af79-1afa-4222-ac30-8ee9e9256f5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2019-28-78
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Pioneer Pathways

Designer:
Anton Refregier, (American, born Russia, 1905–1979)  Search this
Producer:
Associated American Artists, New York, NY  Search this
Manufacturer:
Riverdale Drapery Fabrics  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed
Dimensions:
H x W: 46.4 × 113.7 cm (18 1/4 × 44 3/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Designed in:
USA
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Giles Kotcher
Accession Number:
2016-35-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d6d0a341-67e3-47f2-aca4-dd800ea44480
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-35-2

Pioneer Pathways

Designer:
Anton Refregier, (American, born Russia, 1905–1979)  Search this
Producer:
Associated American Artists, New York, NY  Search this
Manufacturer:
Riverdale Drapery Fabrics  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed
Dimensions:
H x W: 111.8 × 118.1 cm (44 in. × 46 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Designed in:
USA
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Paulette Simpson
Accession Number:
2016-35-63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4807ced1b-aa14-46df-9e85-36adb182fe81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-35-63

Textile

Manufacturer:
Hamilton Print Works, Lowell, MA, founded 1828  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: printed Label: printed cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.6 × 77.5 cm (14 in. × 30 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Date:
1899
Credit Line:
American Textile History Museum Collection
Accession Number:
2016-35-80
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq41e9789f1-5548-47ad-beed-8b8532064723
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-35-80

Hanging

Designer:
Jack Lenor Larsen, American, 1927 – 2020  Search this
For:
Sears Bank and Trust Company  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: quilted, block embroidery
Dimensions:
H x W: 235.6 × 348 cm (7 ft. 8 3/4 in. × 11 ft. 5 in.)
Type:
quilted textiles
Hanging
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen
Accession Number:
2016-45-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Jack Lenor Larsen
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b01d25db-0a4a-45d1-a4e1-9281de04c732
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-45-1

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