Chintz Fragment (probably 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 block-printed for outlines and imbricated background with mordant painted over resist for fillings (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: 21 x 56.5 cm (8 1/4 x 22 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Chintz Fragment (probably India), 1750–1800; cotton; Warp x Weft: 21 x 56.5 cm (8 1/4 x 22 1/4 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-9