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.
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