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Bedcover or hanging

Bedcover or hanging

  • Place of origin:

    Coromandel Coast (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton, block-printed and painted outline, drawn and resist-dyed

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    IS.99-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Part of a bedcover or hanging, cotton, block-printed and painted outline, drawn and resist-dyed. Floral pattern, red blue and white, on white ground.

Place of Origin

Coromandel Coast (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cotton, block-printed and painted outline, drawn and resist-dyed

Dimensions

Length: 324 cm, Width: 210 cm

Descriptive line

Part of a palampore, bedcover or hanging, Coromandel Coast for the Indonesian market, found in Sumatra, cotton, block-printed and painted outline, drawn and resist-dyed.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Guy Woven Cargoes Indian Textiles in the East, 1998, Thames and Hudson

Production Note

found in Sumatra, made for the Indonesian market

Materials

Cotton

Techniques

Block; Painted; Drawn; Resist dyeing

Subjects depicted

Flower

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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