Artist Romare Bearden, American, 1911 - 1988
  • Maquette for Quilting Time
Date 1985
Medium paper on board
Dimensions Overall: 19 3/8 × 28 1/2 inches (49.2 × 72.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Detroit Edison Company
Accession Number 1986.42
Department African American Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, front lower left corner: Rom | are | Bearden
Signed, verso: Romare Bearden
Inscriptions Signed, dated, titled and inscribed, on 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.).