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, brown, black and lavender applied by pen and brush; madder dyed; blue applied (by brush?) over resist; yellow applied by brush over blue for green; 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: 31.5 x 30.5 cm (12 3/8 x 12 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century; cotton; H x W: 31.5 x 30.5 cm (12 3/8 x 12 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-35