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Catalog Data

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: starch paste resist, indigo dyed
Dimensions:
H x W: 81.9 × 85.1 cm (32 1/4 × 33 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
China
Date:
20th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Square cloth of heavy cotton in indigo blue with rice paste resist design in white. A circle in the center frames two butterflies; corner design of flower clusters, fret border and outer border of bamboo and flowers.
Credit Line:
Gift of Charlotte Gailor
Accession Number:
1957-8-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4be9fa738-9847-483f-83b5-81166bcb6f02
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1957-8-1