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Eye on Elegance: Early Quilts of Maryland and Virginia

  • DAR Museum 1776 D St NW Washington, DC, 20006 United States (map)

Learn about the little known history of early American quilts. Curator of Costumes and Textiles Alden O'Brien looks at quilts and their makers from Maryland and Virginia 1790 to 1860. The quilts, made from the finest imported fabrics of the time, reflect the refined taste, style, and wealth of the women artists. Ends September 5th.

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