Artist Romare Bearden, American, 1911 - 1988
Title
  • Maquette for Quilting Time
Date 1985
Medium paper collage on board
Dimensions Framed: 27 1/2 inches × 35 7/8 inches × 1 inches (69.9 × 91.1 × 2.5 cm)
Image: 19 1/8 × 34 1/4 inches (48.6 × 87 cm)
Overall: 19 1/8 × 34 1/4 × 1/4 inches (48.6 × 87 × 0.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Detroit Edison Company
Accession Number 1986.42.1
Department African American Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, front lower left corner: Rom | are | Bearden
Signed, verso: Romare Bearden
Inscriptions Inscribed, verso, in pencil: Romare Bearden, "Quilting Time", 1985, 19 3/8 x 28 1/2in
1986-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Romare Bearden: Origins and Progressions. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1986, p. 5 (ill.), cover.

Taragin, D. "From Vienna to the Studio Craft Movement." Apollo 124, no. 298 (Dec. 1986): p. 84 (ill.).