quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)
quilt (Bedtime)

quilt (Bedtime)

Marie Daugherty Webster (American, 1859-1956)

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“The bedtime quilt, with its procession of night-clad children, will be excellent ‘company’ for a tot, to whom a story may be told of the things that slip near the little trees while the friendly stars keep watch.” (Marie D. Webster in Ladies Home Journal, 1912.)

This quilt is signed and dated “For Ladies Home Journal, 1912. Marie D. Webster

Mrs. Gerrish Thurber, Indianapolis, Indiana; given to Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1979.

Object Information

artist
Marie Daugherty Webster (American, 1859-1956)
creation date
1912
materials
cotton, appliquéd and quilted
dimensions
46 x 35 in.
mark descriptions
Signed, inscribed, and dated: Marie D. Webster. / Designed for Ladies Home Journal. / 1912
accession number
79.103
credit line
Webster Collection, Gift of Mrs. Gerrish Thurber
copyright
© Marie Daugherty Webster
collection
Textile and Fashion Arts
colors

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