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, 2 purples and black applied by pen or brush; madder dyed; blue applied over resist; yellow 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
Warp x Weft: 24.5 x 11.5 cm (9 5/8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 18th century; cotton; Warp x Weft: 24.5 x 11.5 cm (9 5/8 x 4 1/2 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-74