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Exploring Quilts12:49

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For true textile connoisseurs, of course masterful quilts are works of art. But for just about everyone else, including the art world at large, quilts have at best been ignored as works of art, and at worst, derisively dismissed as mere humble women's work.


Gerald Roy, his collection of America's finest quilts is at the MFA now as the "Quilts and Color: The Pilgrim/Roy Collection."

This segment aired on April 11, 2014.

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