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Quilt Index Record: 4E-86-FE

Administrative Fields

InstNameF003
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
InstProjNameF003a
RMQM Permanent Collection
InstInvContrNumF004
PQ.2004.014.001

Overall Quilt Description

TypeObjF008
Finished quilt
TypeObjOtherF008a
Quilt, Art
QuiltTitleF009
Basket
OverallWidthF12a
84.000 inches
OverallLengthF012b
84.000 inches
OverCondF015
Excellent/like new
ContInscripF020
Therese May
LocInscripF022
other
OtherLocInscripF022a
Front lower right
DateQuiltF023
1976-1999
DateFinishF023b
1988

Quilt top description

LayFormatF024
Nontraditional or art
BordDescF034
Dim/Block: none Dim/Sash: none Dim/Border1: none Dim/Border2: none Dim/Border3: none Dim/Binding: 1.5" Other Dim Dtls (see Descr)

Quilt top materials and construction

FiberTypesF035
Other
FabPrintF037
Solid/plain
Floral
ConstrucF038
Machine Piecing
EmbellTechF038f
Yes
ConstrucF038g
Painting

Quilt back materials and construction

ColorBackingF040b
Red
Green
Blue or Navy
DescBackF043
Print

Quilt binding

ConstrucBindF046
Back turned to front
Machine sewn

Quilt batting

MatUsedF048
Polyester

Quilting description

QuiltTechF049
Tied or tufted
Machine quilting
ThrColorF049b
blue ties

Quilt notes and observations

FeaturesF053
RMQM Search Terms: Other Block: Other Sash: Other Border1: binding is border (back pulled over) Other Border2: Other Border3: Other Binding: machine applied, back to front, blue/red/green floral Other Dim Dtls: ------------------------------------------------------- Other Artist Names/Info: ------------------------------------------------------- Other Medium/FiberT: "commercial fabrics"/unspecified Other Material/FabricT: Other Technique/Fab Prts: ------------------------------------------------------- Other Layout Fmt: ------------------------------------------------------- Other Piecing Techn: Other Appliq Techn: Other Novelty Techn: Other Embell Techn & Items: hand painted with acrylics Unique Constr Techn: ------------------------------------------------------- Other Quilting Techn: hand tied QStitches/Inch Place1: QStitches/Inch Place2: Thread Type: Thread Color: blue ties Quilting Designs Used: ------------------------------------------------------- Overall Color Scheme: Other PredomCol: Other QSpecificCol: ------------------------------------------------------- Batting: polyester Backing: large blue/red/green floral Edge Shape: Corner Shape: ------------------------------------------------------- Add'l Info re Q's Appear/Matls/Constr: Add'l Info re Q's Design/Sources:

Quiltmaker identification

QuiltTopF054
May, Therese
QuiltedByF055
May, Therese

Quilt provenance

ProvStateF057d
Colorado (CO)
ProvCountryF057f
United States
AcquiredF058
Gift
QuiltHistF059
Art Quilt, "Basket" 84"x84". 1998, by Therese May. This quilt is one of 64 art quilts that make up the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum's Rooted in Tradition Collection, which is on traveling exhibit throughout the USA through 2008. Featured in the book "Rooted in Tradition: Art Quilts from the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum." HowAcquired: Donated to the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum by the maker, Therese May of San Jose, CA. Ownership/History: Made by Therese May and donated to the collection, Rooted in Tradition: Art Quilts from the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum. LocMade: San Jose///CA

Quilt purposes uses

ReasonsF060
Art or personal expression
QDesignF060b
Artwork/wall hanging
PresUseF062
Museum collection

Quilt ownership and contact info

OwnershipF082
Public Museum, Library or Institution
OwnerNameF082a
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
OwnerCityF084
Golden
OwnerStateF086
Colorado (CO)
OwnerCountryF086b
United States
SourceInfoF088b
RMQM

Image Information

ImageConF075a
whole quilt
ImageTypeF076
Color
SourceF077
Digital
AccessF080
Restricted
HolderF080a
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
CreditLineF080b
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
CopyRestF080c
RMQM
DistribRestF080d
RMQM
DisplayResF080e
RMQM
LicenseF080f
RMQM

File Information

Contributing Institutions
MATRIX: Center for Humane Arts, Letters and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University, Michigan State University Museum, Alliance For American Quilts
Publisher
Quilt Index
Resource Type
StillImage

data verification

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yes
verifiedby
Roxburgh, Karen
dateverified
8
15
2008
CE

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