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Photo: William Taylor

Joy Saville (United States, b. 1936)

November Eve
Date: 1993
Dimensions:
39 1/2 x 68 x 1/4 in. (100.3 x 172.7 x 0.6 cm)
Framed: 39 1/2 x 68 x 1 1/2in. (100.3 x 172.7 x 3.8 cm)
Medium: Cotton, linen, silk, voile, muslin; pieced, stitched, constructed
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of Dudley Saville, 1995
Object number: 1995.41
Not on View
DescriptionThis mosaic-like quilt is composed of hundreds of tiny geometric fabric swatches in reds, oranges, pinks, and blues. The combination of pastel and bold colors creates a kaleidoscope or impressionistic effect.
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  • Quilts
  • Wall Hangings

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