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 outline of pattern drawn on; mordants for 2 reds and 2 purples applied by pen or brush (sometimes over resist); madder dyed; blue applied by immersion 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
Warp x Weft: 64 x 24 cm (25 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century; cotton; Warp x Weft: 64 x 24 cm (25 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-40