This is a Chintz. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is mordant for black, 1 red and 2 purples applied by pen and brush over resist; madder dyed; blue applied by brush over resist; chintz on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Josephine Howell.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 55 x 41 cm (21 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz (India); cotton; H x W: 55 x 41 cm (21 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-48