Painted cotton fragment

Indian
17th–18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Overall: 42 x 42cm (16 9/16 x 16 9/16in.)

Accession Number

27.804

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: White cotton. Design: A vase from which grows a conventionalized tree bearing fruits and flowers. A narrow geometric border on two sides and sewed on the third. Painted with reds, blues, and neutral violets.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 1, 1927

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund