Fragment

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

78.2 x 80.7 cm (30 13/16 x 31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.637

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Possibly of European cotton. Probably cut from a square of chintz. Cotton ground, printed ochre yellow. Pattern, in blue, pink, black and green, of realistic roses, morning-glories and other flowers, combined with conventional leaves reminiscent of motifs from Kashmir shawls or their imitations. Raveled edges. Four small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian