"Housetop"

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    Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio
c. 1970
Cotton and cotton blend
80 x 76 inches

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Within the simple concept of squares within squares, Gee’s Bend quiltmakers exercise their individual design abilities to produce an extraordinary variety of solutions. The late Lucy T. Pettway’s “Housetop” quilt describe her aesthetic interests in technique and problem solving through their precise compositions.

Within the simple concept of squares within squares, Gee’s Bend quiltmakers exercise their individual design abilities to produce an extraordinary variety of solutions. The late Lucy T. Pettway’s “Housetop” quilt describe her aesthetic interests in technique and problem solving through their precise compositions.