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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    India (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted and block-printed cotton

  • Museum number:

    IS.27-1976

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fragment of dress fabric, decorated with floral pattern on spot ground; block printed cotton (chintz). Remnant of piece goods for European costume.

Place of Origin

India (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted and block-printed cotton

Dimensions

Height: 93.5 cm, Width: 45.5 cm

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1976/1287.

Descriptive line

Fragment of dress fabric, painted and block-printed cotton (chintz); floral pattern on spot ground; block print, painted cotton; India; 18th century.

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Painted; Block printing; Woven

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Images Online; Textiles

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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