Nineteenth-century quilt from the Rosenberg Collection
at the University of Alberta
The late Doreen Speckmann used to give a lecture in which she entertained us with photos of Anorexic Applique.
I still save photos, thinking of her. Here's a little show to remember Doreen.
Detail of a similar crib quilt from Bill Volckening's collection
Was there more to this design at one time?
From a Maryland applique sampler