Fragment of bed cover (Palampore)
Object Place: Madras (a.k.a. Chennai), India
Overall: 35.5 x 48.5cm (14 x 19 1/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wood-block printing on English cloth; ground is white, with designs of flowers, vines and geometrical stripes in red, yellow, dull blue and black. Design is older than workmanship.
Gift from Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs) to the MFA, October 21, 1889
Gift of Miss Laura Norcross (Mrs. Kingsmill Marrs)