Antique American Yo Yo Quilt 2312

$8,800.00

Style: Quilts

This outstanding antique American yo-yo quilt is a folk-art masterpiece featuring innumerable yo-yos cut from an extraordinary assortment of soft pastel fabrics.

Width

7 ft 6 in (2.29 m)

Length

8 ft 6 in (2.59 m)

Antique American Yo Yo Quilt, Country Of Origin: America, Circa Date: Early 20th Century РCrafted in America, this antique museum-quality Yo Yo quilt displays a magnificent collection of handcrafted yo-yo roundels that are carefully joined together and set on a buff ground. Delightful feed-sack prints with charming floral decorations and soft colors are set inside melon-colored borders that are accented by a row of powdery blue yo-yos. In the central compartment, bold navy and red accents are paired with cornflower blues, minty greens and a complete palette of feminine pastels. Delicate small-scale floral, Swiss dot prints, gingham checkers and countrified plaids are combined to create a stellar fabric mosaic with a level of beauty that exceeds the charm of each humble feed-sack print. This awe-inspiring antique American yo-yo quilt showcases an amazing collection of fabric roundels that represent a tremendous amount of work and time spent assembling the materials to create this textile masterpiece.

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