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Quilt - Growth

From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria

Description
Quilt entitled "Growth" by Lois Densham, Melbourne, 1987.
Object Registration
1659
Keywords
handicrafts, quilting, woollen mills history, running stitch group, running stitch collection, label, highlights of the national wool museum: from waggas to the wool quilt prize - exhibition (22/09/2001 - 02/12/2001), densham, ms lois, woollen mills - history
Historical information
Quilt entitled "Growth" by Lois Densham, Melbourne, 1987. Depicts the growth of the woollen industry in Victoria. Quilt used in the exhibition "Wool in the Australian Imagination" (Historic Houses Trust of NSW, 1994) where it was stated that the artist likes to tell people about themselves and their world through her work by the use of familiar fabrics such as blankets.
Last updated
13 Mar 2018 at 3:03PM