Quilts often grab our attention in old photographs.
Carlie Sexton advertisment
What is that jolt of modernism in the picture?
In times of clutter---a glimpse of minimalism
Women washing in Jefferson County, Florida,
early 20th century(?)
How did they see these patchwork compositions?
Detail of a photo from Janet Finley collection,
International Quilt Study Center and Museum.
See their online exhibit
Posing with Patchwork: