Fragment

Indian
first half 18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 30cm (9 1/16 x 11 13/16in.)

Accession Number

30.777

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, hand applied mordants and resists

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: cotton dyed pinkish red. Design: flowers and leaves in several shades of pinkish red, bluish green, and light neutral yellow, executed by painting and dyeing with mordants and resist. Worn and torn.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 4, 1930

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund