Fragment of painted cotton

Indian
17th or 18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 87.5 cm (7 5/16 x 34 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.802

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, resist-dyed and painted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of plain-weave cotton, dyed blue, with design of stylized floral border with birds and animals, reserved in white and painted with red.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 1, 1927

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund