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Flag Story quilt
  • Faith Ringgold
    born 1930
    born: New York, New York, United States
  • Flag Story quilt, 1985
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton canvas, dyeing, piecing, appliqué, ink
  • Object Length/Width: 57 x 78 1/16 in
    Object Length/Width: 144.78 x 198.28 cm
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0040
Label Text

Rectangular quilt with American flag-type organization; upper left quadrant is rectangular tie-dyed blue with white heads; upper right and lower half alternating multi-colored tie-dyed bands with white bands of writing. Brown/gold trim around the edges.