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Printed cotton fragment from Japanese sample book

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with a light brown ground and printed design of stylized floral motifs in red, blue, green, and yellow with black outlines.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, 19th–20th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 3.6 x 6cm (1 7/16 x 2 3/8in.)

Accession Number

20.1997

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles