"Housetop" variation

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    Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio
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c. 1975
89 x 78 inches
Collection of
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Museum purchase and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Irene Williams made several quilts that contain fabric printed with the word "vote." Wilcox County had been the scene of fierce voting-rights struggles in the 1960s.