African american quilts

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UC Berkeley Art Museum inherits grand trove of nearly 3,000 African American quilts | Datebook Wordpress, Crochet, Africa, Patchwork, Art, Quilts, Vintage Quilts, Antique Quilt, American Quilt

A bequest of nearly 3,000 quilts, all designed and produced by African American artists, was announced Wednesday, Oct. 16, by officials of the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. The extensive collection — the largest such trove assembled, the museum believes — was put together over more than three decades by Eli Leon, a white Oakland psychotherapist who...

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