Chintz Fragment (India), 1750–1800
This is a Chintz fragment. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is mordant for 2 reds and purple applied by pen and brush; madder dyed; blue applied (probably 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: 18 x 25 cm (7 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 1750–1800; cotton; Warp x Weft: 18 x 25 cm (7 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-45