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Fragment of painted cotton

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Fragment of white plain-weave cotton with design of stylized Chinese houses, figures and flowering trees painted in red, reddish-pink, violet and blue.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 1, 1927

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Indian, early 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

25.5 x 111.5 cm (10 1/16 x 43 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.803

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles