Bed cover

Indian


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 98 7/16 x 72 13/16 in. (250 x 185 cm)

Accession Number

24.435

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed, painted, applied gold paste

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bed cover of red plain-weave cotton ground with printed design in blue, yellow-green, pink and red and accented with metallic gold paste of central floral medallion surrounded by repeating floral motifs and quarter medallions in each corner; around central field is a border of repeating floral medallions; wide crosswise border at each end with row of botehs composed of floral motifs.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, November 6, 1924

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection