Textile fragment

Bed curtain fragment
Chintz

English, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


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

Dimensions

40.5 x 69 cm (15 15/16 x 27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1790

Medium or Technique

Roller-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Roller

Red, blue, and gray textile fragment with white ground, pattern of parrot on limb of a flowering tree above a pair of smaller birds in a pool surrounded by flowers

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone