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Printed cotton cloth

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Medium blue dyed ground with single unit repeated diagonally. Design shows red-headed and red-winged black bird perched on a scrolling red vine with black leaves and red grapes. White details and highlights reserved on blue ground. One light brown stain lower right.

Provenance

Gift from Carl Schuster to the MFA, March 7, 1940

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Schuster

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 39 x 51cm (15 3/8 x 20 1/16in.)

Accession Number

40.82

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles