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Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: plain weave; application of mordants and resist by hand held implement for reds and blues; yellow probably supplied directly by brush; technique very close to if not the same for "chintz" dyed in India
Dimensions:
H x W: 312 x 103 cm (122 3/4 x 40 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Sarong
Made in:
Thailand
Date:
19th–20th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Field is covered with a small scale lattice enclosing a small flowering plant on a blue background. Side borders are floral patterns. End borders have four pendant bands one of them on a deep purple background and others on red. Very fine linear drawing using a resist and a mordant.
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacques Mohr
Accession Number:
1976-32-6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4fd402b27-35ea-4f69-8709-c71c06872d2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1976-32-6