Textile fragment

Chintz

English, used in America
late 18th to early 19th century


Place of Manufacture: England; Place of Use: United States, probably New England

Dimensions

17.4 x 33.5 cm (6 7/8 x 13 3/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1797

Medium or Technique

Plate-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Plate

Red printed textile fragment with white ground; scene of a man with gun standing by a tree shooting at spotted fleeing animals, design runs over selvedge, single blue thread in selvedge

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone