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Design for a carpet - Mars


  • Object:

    Design for a carpet

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    c.1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Armfield, Maxwell, born 1881 - died 1972 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    pencil and bodycolour

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 29

Physical description

Design for a carpet

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


c.1930 (made)


Armfield, Maxwell, born 1881 - died 1972 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

pencil and bodycolour


Height: 22.8 cm, Width: 11.3 cm

Descriptive line

Maxwell Armfield. "Mars". Design for a carpet, British, c.1930.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986
Taken from Departmental Circulation Registers: 1976-1977


Pencil; Bodycolour


Watercolour drawing


Floor coverings; Textiles; Designs; Interiors


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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