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Artist: Christa Wolf, German, born 1929

Quilt Memories

1998

Artist’s book with quilted fabric, etchings, paper, newspaper, and dried plants

52 × 43.1 × 12.7 cm (20 1/2 × 16 15/16 × 5 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.292
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased by Allan Chasanoff from the artist 5/6/1999

Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks et al., Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2014), 59, C-262, ill.

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.