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Dogwood in Baskets quilt
  • Laura Van Tries Young
    active: United States
  • Dogwood in Baskets quilt, circa 1925–1960
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, appliqué, quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 206.06 x 206.06 cm
    Object Length/Width: 81 1/8 x 81 1/8 in
  • Gift of Bernice McFarland
  • Not on display
  • 1984.0037

Appliqued quilt with white ground, light and dark pink flowers with light green centers, green leaves and stems, and light and dark green baskets. Scalloped border of light and dark pink flowers. Light and dark pink trim around the edges. The artist was the donor's aunt.