Baltimore Album Quilts : Historic Notes and Antique Patterns : A Pattern Companion to Baltimore Beauties and Beyond Volume One.

By: SIENKIEWICZ, Elly.

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SIENKIEWICZ, Elly. Baltimore Album Quilts : Historic Notes and Antique Patterns : A Pattern Companion to Baltimore Beauties and Beyond Volume One. (Lafayette, CA) : C&T Publishing, (1990). First Printing. Pp [1]-183,(1). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated red card covers. "An intimate portrait, BaltimoreAlbum Quilts, draws the historic period, the quilts, and their makers clos er to us all. The lively text stages both quilts and design motifs in a dramatic historic era. Fifty-two spectacular color plates, most of antique needle art, proffer insights into this nineteenth-century quilt tradition. In clear close-up photography, they reveal antique fabric use, period embroidery, and subtleties of individual presentations. With integrity and artistry, a splendid fifty-six patterns for making fifty-eight "beyond Baltimore" blocks are presented. Each one is referenced to appliqué lessons in Volume I, for whom this is a companion pattern book. Ten exciting classes using this book as text are outlined and may be taught in workshops or taken independently. Whether for a great read, or as a scholarly reference, or to createan Album heirloom of your own, this volume, itself, is certain to become a treasured possession." - from the back cover. Spine sunned, spine and edge s worn, else very good. 40.00

Title: Baltimore Album Quilts : Historic Notes and Antique Patterns : A Pattern Companion to Baltimore Beauties and Beyond Volume One.

Author Name: SIENKIEWICZ, Elly.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: C&T Publishing, Lafayette, CA, 1990, ISBN:0914881280:

Seller ID: 88157

Keywords: QUILTS QUILTING CRAFTS CRAFT HISTORY AMERICAN MARYLAND UNITED STATES PATTERNS BALTIMORE DESIGNS,