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Fragment of painted cotton (one of two)

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Fragment of natural cotton (one of two pieces) with painted design of tapering flowering branches in shades of red, blue and violet.

Provenance

Transfered from the Decorative Arts Department to the Asian Department; Installation reserve, March 12, 1959

Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve

Indian (for European export), 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

38 x 102.8 cm (14 15/16 x 40 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.222a

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles