Painted cotton fragment
Object Place: Southern India
Overall: 35 x 54cm (13 3/4 x 21 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
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Fragment. Ground: white cotton. Design: small red flowers spotted over surface, in ogee framework, a border across one end with ducks and conventionalized vine in light on red ground between two bands of neutral yellow, executed by combination of painting and dyeing with mordants and resist.
Gift from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to the MFA, April 2, 1931
Gift of Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy