Fragment of a bed-cover (Resai)

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Beawar, Rajputana, India

Dimensions

Overall: 44.5 x 68cm (17 1/2 x 26 3/4in.)

Accession Number

89.417

Medium or Technique

Wool (?) plain weave; wood block printed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wood-block on plain weave. The ground of the main field is red, with floral and geometrical designs in red and écru; the grounds of the three borders are écru; the designs of carnations are in black, red, green, and yellow.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)