Band (facing from brocade19.719)

Indian
19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 17 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. (44.8 x 5.7 cm)

Accession Number

19.1383

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dense, all-over pattern showing red, yellow, violet and blue flowers with green leaves and black stems on mottled red and white ground. One small hole.

Provenance

By 1918, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: July 17, 1919)

Notes:
[1] See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel