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Chintz (probably India)

This is a Chintz. We acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is mordants (2 reds, purple and black) applied by brush and pen; madder dyed; blue apparently brushed over a crackled resist; chintz on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell.

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Chintz (probably India); cotton; 1973-51-33

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