Painted cotton fragment

Indian
18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 43cm (8 11/16 x 16 15/16in.)

Accession Number

30.776

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: white cotton, somewhat stained. Design: branch with fruit and leaves, in several shades of pinkish red, violet and blue, executed by painting and dying with mordants and resist. Torn and worn.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 4, 1930

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund