Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Fences quilt
  • Virginia Randles, artist
    active: United States
    Bertha Mast, hand quilting, assistant
    active: United States
  • Fences quilt, 1979
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, machine piecing, hand quilting
  • Object Length/Width: 82 x 78 in
    Object Length/Width: 208.28 x 198.12 cm
  • Gift of Dr. Leland P. Randles in memory of his wife, Virginia
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0132
Label Text

Vertical bands of purples, pinks, browns, and tans. Pointed edge on bottom. Top edge has gray triangles, pointed inward to create a smooth edge. Small gray triangles spaced evenly over the piece.