Artist Romare Bearden, American, 1911 - 1988
Manufacturer Crovatto Mosaics, Inc., American
Manufacturer G. Travisanutto, Italian
  • Quilting Time
Date 1986
Medium mosaic tesserae mounted on plywood
Dimensions Overall: 113 3/4 × 167 1/2 × 1 1/4 inches (288.9 cm × 4 m 25.5 cm × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Detroit Edison Company
Accession Number 1986.41
Department African American Art
On View About Children S250, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed front, lower left corner: romaRE beaRdEn
Inscriptions Inscribed with manufacturer's name by signature, lower left corner: G.TRAVISANUTTO
1986-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Miro, Marsha. "Master of Mosaic." The Detroit Free Press, Sept. 16, 1986, C1.

Romare Bearden: Origins and Progressions. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1986.

SuccessGuide 4 (1995): back cover (ill.).