2015 Winter Lecture Series: "Patterns of Their Time: Design in Printed Textiles"

March 22, 2015 - March 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Deerfield Community Center


Front and back of a fragment of indigo-resist, plain weave cotton and flax textile, probably English, 1725-1750.  Historic Deerfield, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh B. Vanderbilt Fund for Curatorial Acquisitions, 2000.23.1

Linda Eaton, John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw Director of Collections and Senior Curator of Textiles, Winterthur Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, will present "Patterns of Their Time: Design in Printed Textiles," the final lecture of the 2015 Winter Lecture Series, "Textiles and Fashion in Early America." The 2015 Winter Lecture Series is a part of "Fashioning a Legacy: The 50th Anniversary of the Helen Geier Flynt Textile Collection."  The lecture is free and open to the public.