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Q9053 Victorian Wool Challis Crazy Quilt with over 100 original flora and fauna oil paintings c.
The background fabrics used are various black silks and silk velvets.
The earliest antique quilts available for sale at Rocky Mountain Quilts are from the last quarter of the 18th century.
An amazing piece of art for any collector or designer. This uniquely designed quilt contains hundreds of blocks each on point and measuring apx 5-1/2”square.
The optical illusion is revealed by the juxtaposition of the fabrics in the Rob Peter to Pay Paul design.
Since he's now downsizing, his quilt is ready to go to another home.
Organically washed and ready for your approval at home.