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Printed cotton

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Ground: dark blue cotton. Design: alternate stripes of single flower sprays, and small very conventional flowers, printed with red, and light neutral yellow. Probably executed by resist and mordant printing. Torn and worn.

Provenance

Gift from C. Filippo to the MFA, April 2, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of C. Filippo

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 83 x 68cm (32 11/16 x 26 3/4in.)

Accession Number

31.192

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles