Rocky Road to Kansas Quilt

Rocky Road to Kansas Quilt

c.1875
Country
United States
quilt
Pieced cotton
Neusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Dr. Robert S. Ohlson
1968.116
. Rocky Road to Kansas Quilt. c.1875. Pieced cotton. Neusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Dr. Robert S. Ohlson. 1968.116.
Dimensions
height: 78 in, 198.1200 cm; width: 62.5 in, 158.7500 cm
Department
Textile Art and Fashion
Collection
Textile Art and Fashion-American
Foreground and background easily change places if you focus on the patterned stars and then on the red diamonds with black polka dots.
Known Provenance
Gifted December 1968 by Dr. Robert S. Ohlson [Denver, CO, 1930-2009] to Denver Art Museum
Exhibition History
  • "Optical Quilts," October 23, 1999 - April 2, 2000 (DAM)

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