February Antique & Vintage Quilt Auction

Lot 24:

Antique Trapunto Quilt with Wreaths and Serpentine Rows

The auction will start in __ days and __ hours

Start price: $10

Estimated price: $2,000 - $4,000

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique late 18th – early 19th century white cotton worked and trapunto quilt measuring 70 x 73 inches. Hand quilted and stuffed 15 feathered wreaths set 3 x 5 with serpentine vines between the wreaths and in the border, scattered eight-petal flowers throughout and pineapple motifs in each corner. Against an overall densely hand quilted ground. In very good condition with only minor discolorations. 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. Laura described this quilt as having a "fascinating graphic appeal." 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.