Barn Raising Quilt (Log cabin variation)
MediumPieced silk; hand quilted
Credit LineNeusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Mrs. Harry W. LeFevre
Barn Raising Quilt (Log cabin variation). 1875-1925. Pieced silk; hand quilted. Neusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Mrs. Harry W. LeFevre. 1976.42.
Dimensionsheight: 67 in, 170.1800 cm; width: 54 in, 137.1600 cm
DepartmentAvenir Institute of Textile Arts and Fashion
CollectionTextile Arts and Fashion-American
The light and dark silks of the individual blocks combine to make an overall pattern of concentric diamonds.
Known ProvenanceInherited 1956 by Mrs. Ann Harry W. LeFevre, Jr. [Denver, CO]; gifted June 1976 by Mrs. Ann Harry W. LeFavre, Jr. [Denver, CO] to Denver Art Museum
- "Optical Quilts," October 23, 1999 - April 2, 2000 (DAM)