Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)

Sunshine and Shadow or Trip Around the World Quilt


Artist Unknown (Amish)


c. 1920

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Sunshine and Shadow or Trip Around the World Quilt, Artist Unknown (Amish)
Text not available.
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, wool, nylon
Size: 81 3/16 x 81 1/2 in. (206.22 x 207.01 cm)
Creation Place: United States, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County
Culture: Amish, United States, Pennsylvania
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription: at one corner on back, in black ink: [JZ]
Physical Description: large central square composed of stepped squares of single colored fabric; x quilting in each square; grayish-lavender inner border with rosa rugosa quilting pattern; brown outer border with rosa rugosa quilting and grayish-lavender corner blocks with ros
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Komanoff Goodman
Accession Number: 2003.257.3
Added to Site: March 1, 2009