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 red, black and brown applied over resist; some areas of red mordant applied by pen; madder dyed; blue applied by brush over resist; chintz on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Josephine Howell.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 67.5 x 60.5 cm (26 9/16 x 23 13/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century; cotton; Warp x Weft: 67.5 x 60.5 cm (26 9/16 x 23 13/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-41
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.