Chintz yardage

Chintz yardage
Title
Chintz yardage
Date 
1780-1820
Medium 
Cotton chintz
Dimensions 
Overall: 48 x 25 in. ( 121.9 x 63.5 cm )
Description 
Three block-printed cotton chintz yardage with running floral pattern between decorative bands; printed in red, pink, yellow, green, blue, black and tan on a white ground.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number 
INV.11764a-c
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group