February Antique & Vintage Quilt Auction
c1940s vintage wool sampler quilt in a crazy quilt inspired or improvisational setting. Measures 76×78 inches. There are 25 blocks, all unique, except the corners which are basket blocks. The blocks are set straight, 5 by 5, with an improvisational style sashing. The fabrics on the top are all wool . The backing is pieced and includes a rayon fabric repair. Very unique quilt. The workmanship is primitive. It is very thick and heavy. It is not quilted or tied. In good condition, small hole and a large spot on the front, and some splits in the fabrics on the back, please see the photos. This quilt was part of Laura Fisher’s estate. Laura Fisher was a New York based world renowned quilt expert, dealer and author, and in offering these textiles for sale we hope to honor her legacy of style and scholarship. We do our best to describe all items in detail and provide pictures. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $25 is a domestic shipping estimate. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Depending on how many lots we can pack, it may cost an additional $5. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.