Textile fragment

Bed curtain fragment
Chintz

English, used in America
early 19th century


Place of Use: United States, New England; Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

Overall: 62.2 x 47 cm (24 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1795

Medium or Technique

Discharge- and block-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Block

Oak pattern with dark yellow ground, wide rows of white and stippled dark brown leafy branches with white acorns, alternating rows of stylized leaves with borders of yellow circles with brown outlines

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone