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Publication Date: 2007
In this pioneering publication, Winterthurs renowned quilt collection is presented through dazzling color photographs that showcase rich fabrics and skillful needlework techniques. The letters of twenty-three-year-old Mary Remington, a dedicated quilt maker, and the extraordinary whitework quilt she made in 1815the only known example of an American quilted coat of armsprovide themes for the book, which looks at the quilts through the lives of their makers. Among the reproductions includedmany are being seen here for the first timeare quilts that express religious faith or commemorate marriages and other family connections; quilts in support of political candidates, made by women who could not vote; quilted bedspreads with matching quilted valances and dressing-table covers pictured in room settings; and much more. This exquisite presentation provides a rare opportunity to view the strengths of the Winterthur quilt collectionhighlighting examples from the period of the early American republicand to understand how the economics and politics of the time affected quilt materials and design in the early nineteenth century.Eaton, Linda is the author of 'Quilts in a Material World Selections from the Winterthur Collection', published 2007 under ISBN 9780810930124 and ISBN 0810930129.
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