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Kiracofe, Roderick
The American quilt : a history of cloth and comfort, 1750-1950 / Roderick Kiracofe ; text by Mary Elizabeth Johnson ; photographs by Sharon Risendorph ; design by Adriane Stark
Alternate Title History of cloth and comfort, 1750-1950
1st ed
New York : Clarkson Potter, c1993
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriculum Lab, Rm 268  CL 746.97 KIR    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Quilts -- United States -- History
Physical Description xiii, 290 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-286) and index
Summary The most important, comprehensive, and sumptuously illustrated addition to the literature of quilting since Quilts in America. Most of the book's 250 stunning full-color quilts have never before been published. With them as a reference, Kiracofe shows us how to read a vocabulary of fabrics, dyes, patterns, and other clues to put quilts in their social and cultural context. Full-color photographs
Note Also issued online
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Alternate Author Huff, Mary Elizabeth Johnson, 1944-

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