Star of Bethlehem
An Important Archive of New York Quilt History Is Being Digitized
Artist unidentified, "Star of Bethlehem Quilt" (Possibly Sullivan County, New York, 1880–1900), silk, 94 1/4 × 99 inches (American Folk Art Museum purchase made possible with funds from the Great American Quilt Festival 2, photo by Gavin Ashworth)
Stars upon Stars! My personal favorite from the exhibition. I have had the pleasure to see the original antique quilt in the Grand Rapids Public Museum in Michigan, that inspired this quilt. To stand in front of this one was no less thrilling. It's a true masterpiece. And is the final quilt l have to share from Brouage. I hope you have enjoyed seeing the quilts from this exhibit, as much as l have enjoyed sharing them with those of you who are not able to visit the exhibition in person. Swip...