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Ground: fine white cotton. Design: large flowers and leaves, a butterfly and small stag, in several shades of pinkish red, blue, and violet; executed by painting and dyeing with mordants and resist.

Provenance

Gift from Miss Gertrude Townsend to the MFA, December 7, 1933

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Indian, 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 40cm (12 3/16 x 15 3/4in.)

Accession Number

33.673

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles