Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century
This is a Chintz fragment. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is mordants for 2 reds, 2 purples and black applied over resist; madder dyed; blue applied over resist by immersion; yellow applied by brush, (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
Warp x Weft: 56 x 22 cm (22 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century; cotton; Warp x Weft: 56 x 22 cm (22 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-10