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 mordants for 2 reds and black applied by pen and brush; 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: 13.5 x 30.5 cm (5 5/16 x 12 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (India), 1750–1800; cotton; Warp x Weft: 13.5 x 30.5 cm (5 5/16 x 12 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-8