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L2010.42.32
L2010.42.32
Mary Miller
(American, dates unknown)
Triple Irish Chain, about 1930
Holmes County, Ohio
L2010.42.32
L2010.42.32
Mary Miller
(American, dates unknown)
Triple Irish Chain, about 1930
Holmes County, Ohio

Mary Miller
(American, dates unknown)
Triple Irish Chain, about 1930
Cottons
Holmes County, Ohio
90 x 74 in.
Collection of Eleanor Bingham Miller L2010.42.32

From the 1920s to the 1940s, black backgrounds became popular in some Midwestern Amish communities, most notably with the Old Order Amish of east-central Ohio. The contrast between black ground and brightly colored fabrics produced vibrant results.

 
 
 


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