Chintz Postcard Girls Jacket and Petticoat£0.80
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