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Yoko Kageyama, ‘Recollection,’ an award-winning quilt on view in Quilts Japan: The 15th Quilt Nihon

New England Quilt Museum hosts Quilts Japan: The 15th Quilt Nihon

Yoko Kageyama, ‘Recollection,’ an award-winning quilt on view in Quilts Japan: The 15th Quilt Nihon

Yoko Kageyama, ‘Recollection,’ an award-winning quilt on view in Quilts Japan: The 15th Quilt Nihon

LOWELL, Mass. – As one of only three museums in the U.S. to host this much-anticipated exhibition, the New England Quilt Museum (NEQM) is thrilled to announce the return of the exhibit Quilts Japan: The 15th Quilt Nihon, which opened May 25 and continues through September 11.

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Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

Intriguing creamware American ship jug to set sail on June 17

Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

NEW YORK – You can rely on the New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association. The 200-strong membership represents hundreds of years of experience with handling antiques, particularly Americana, and you know they obtain access to the best material. On June 17, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will host New Hampshire Antiques Dealers: Americana, a 335-lot sale of choice material that reflects and evokes American rural life from generations past. Once again, Clifford Wallach, an expert in tramp art, folk art, and Americana has curated the tantalizing sale. Here are three highlights that demand your attention. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Americana, quilts and textiles well covered in April 15 auction

Circa 1870s pinwheel stars quilt

Circa 1870s pinwheel stars quilt

NEW YORK – Sitting inside and busying oneself isn’t just a pandemic thing. Jasper52‘s Americana, Quilts & Textiles sale, which starts April 15 at 6 pm Eastern time, provides ample proof of that fact. The auction features 190 lots of fabric art of every type imaginable, from Quaker schoolgirl samplers to impressively large Navajo rugs to 19th-century quilts in head-turning designs. In each case, the item offered reflects a high standard of craftsmanship and unique creativity. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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