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Chintz Postcard Girls Jacket and Petticoat


Rectangular portrait postcard showing a girl’s jacket painted with a fine pattern of curved tendrils with a variety of small flowers and leaves; beneath is a hand-painted girl’s petticoat with a scalloped edge with flower scrolls. 
India, fabric, 1700–50 , Friesland, jacket, c.1760–75. 
Girl’s petticoat with painted border and fantastical pattern, India, 1725–50
Cotton, painted and dyed using the chintz technique.

Garments featured in the exhibition Chintz: Cotton in Bloom. 

Printed on 300gsm card. 

Dimensions: 10.5x14.8 CM