Fragment of a bed cover (Resai)

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Baroda, Bombay, India

Dimensions

Overall: 35 x 44.2cm (13 3/4 x 17 3/8in.)

Accession Number

89.405

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Wood-block printing on native cloth; the ground is yellow with a floral and scroll design in black; wide and narrow borders with medallions. The design is probably older than the workmanship.

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)