Date Added: July 17, 2007
|Owned By||Sara Landbeck|
|Name of Maker||Jennilyn|
|Name of Quilter||Jennilyn|
|Year Made is:||Certain|
|Located in City||New York City|
|Located in State||NY|
|Located in Country||US|
|Condition of Quilt||Excellent|
|Design Source||Totally Original Design|
|Design Source - Based On||hymn "Dearest Children, God is Near You"|
|Design Source - Description||
“…cherish virtue…” My sister-in-laws grew up convinced that meant, “Cherries HURT YOU!” and would not eat cherries. A misheard lyric is a Mondegreen.
Origins: For many years she had misunderstood the last line of the Scottish folk ballad "The Bonny Earl of Murray," which reads: And they laid him on the Green.
Ms. Sylvia Wright misheard as: And Lady Mondegreen.
|Quilt Type||Wall Quilt|
|Fabric Used||100% Commercial Cotton|
|Construction Technique||Piecing and Applique|
|Types of Quilting||Machine Quilted|
|Embellishments - Other Desc.||spray paint|