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Painted cotton fragment

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Ground: white cotton, somewhat stained. Design: branch with fruit and leaves, in several shades of pinkish red, violet and blue, executed by painting and dying with mordants and resist. Torn and worn.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, December 4, 1930

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Indian, 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 43cm (8 11/16 x 16 15/16in.)

Accession Number

30.776

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles