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Chintz Postcard Empire Jacket

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Rectangular portrait postcard showing an Empire jacket made from a recycled piece of fabric from a chintz petticoat, using the border motif along the hem and on the sleeves. India, fabric, 1750–75, Friesland, jacket, c.1810.
Cotton, painted and dyed using the chintz technique.

Garment featured in the exhibition Chintz: Cotton in Bloom. 

Printed on 300gsm card. 

Dimensions: 10.5x14.8 CM