Cathedral Window Quilt
- Viola Canady
- Brightly colored fabrics are set within a matrix of black cloth, rendering vividly the effect of a stained glass window. Viola Canady, a gifted quilter, often applied her skill to spiritual themes and used quilting to build community. She founded the Washington, DC quilting guild Daughters of Dorcas and Sons, which taught and shared a love of quilting in local schools, hospitals and community centers.
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- cotton, polyester, batting
- 28 1/2 × 24 1/2 in. (72.4 × 62.2 cm)
- Anacostia Community Museum
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