Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection

Stevenson Township Cyanotype Log Cabin Quilt

Title

Stevenson Township Cyanotype Log Cabin Quilt

Description

120 cyanotype (blueprint) photos on silk pieced with contrasting fabric sewn together to form a log cabin style quilt by women of the neighborhood; photos of people living in & around Stevenson Township Marion Co. IL c. 1883-1886.

Creator

Charlton
Leighton

Date

c. 1883-1886

Date Accepted

8/24/06

Contributor

Mark SToner

Format

cyanotype photographs on fabric

Identifier

2006.01.1

Artist-origin

Stevenson Township- Marion County- Illinois

Dimensions

63" w

Acquisition

Gift of Mark StonerIn Memory of Sue B. Stoner EIU Psychology Department

Condition

fair

Physical Location

Vault rolled storage

Citation

Charlton and Leighton, “Stevenson Township Cyanotype Log Cabin Quilt,” Tarble Arts Center- Permanent Collection, accessed January 16, 2018, http://tarbleartscenter.org/items/show/368.