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Piece of printed cotton

possibly Dutch


Dimensions

106. x 105.5 cm (41 3/4 x 41 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.122

Medium or Technique

Cotton print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Possibly Dutch, imitation of Javanese batik showing Chinese influence. Ground: pale neutral yellow cotton. Design: in center enclosed in circle, mythical ho-ho bird. Outside circle, birds, dragons, men on buffaloes, etc. printed with red. Conventional scrolling border, the background printed with red.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates