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Printed Panels for Chintz Quilts: Their Origin and Use

Waldvogel, Merikay

The panels were printed in England and used by British quiltmakers as early as 1810, but American quiltmakers did not use them until about 1830. For American quiltmakers, the panels served as a ready source of designs to cut out for broderie perse (or chintz appliqué). The British quiltmakers kep...(More)

Quilts


1223
Medallion Quilt

1819
Broderie Perse Quilt

3537
Medallion

2050
Princess Charlotte Commemorative

CN1; 1926.4.1
Unknown

WP.BVR.0195
Chintz Medallion

WP.BVR.0241
Broderie Perse

BM10
Unknown

EH173
Unknown

EI265
Unknown

EI266
Unknown

EI267
Unknown

EI268
Unknown

10.0178
Broderie Perse

01.0013
Framed Quilt

85.0951
Appliqué Medallion

5254
Album

87.10
Medallion

BK1; 1987.65.1
Unknown

EA240
Tree of Life Appliqué

EI77
Unknown

FF75
Unknown

83.33
Chintz Medallion