Fragment of border

Indian
18th–19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 27cm (7 7/8 x 10 5/8in.)

Accession Number

25.199

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of crowns and a six-winged cherub is printed with pinkish red, bluish green, blue and neutral reddish violet on a light neutral yellow ground; there is a narrow floral border along two sides; it shows European influence.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, June 4, 1925

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection