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Christa C Mayer Thurman
Christa C. Mayer Thurman is Chair and Curator of the Department of Textiles, Art Institute of Chicago.
Mayer Thurman, Christa C
Mayer Thurman, Christa C.
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Conservation at the Art Institute of Chicago
While covers like the Art Institute’s Florence Elizabeth Marvin quilt are often described as “crazy quilts,” both components of this term are very misleading. The word “crazy” is inappropriate unless it is understood to refer to a rather disjointed combination of various sections; it is generally...