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Wallpaper - The Lisston
  • The Lisston
    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941
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The Lisston

  • Object:

    Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    Early 19th century - early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour machine print, on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.314-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2B, shelf DR86, box DW8A

Physical description

Portion of 'The Lisston' wallpaper; Colour machine print, on paper; Signed in ink on the mount C. F. A. Voysey, inscribed in ink with title, numbered 1377 and inscribed in pencil 4 shuttle broc. Use three weaves for leaves.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

Early 19th century - early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour machine print, on paper

Marks and inscriptions

C. F. A. Voysey
Signed in ink on the mount.

Inscribed in ink with title, numbered 1377 and inscribed in pencil 4 shuttle broc. Use three weaves for leaves.

Dimensions

Height: 70 cm, Width: 41.6 cm

Object history note

This design was also intended for a textile.

Descriptive line

Portion of 'The Lisston' wallpaper; Colour machine print, on paper; Signed in ink on the mount, inscribed with title and numbered '1377'; Designed by C. F. A. Voysey; England; Late 19th - early 20th century.

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

Oman, Charles C. and Hamilton, Jean. Wallpapers: a history and illustrated catalogue of the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Sotheby Publications, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1982.

Production Note

This design was also intended for a textile.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Colour machine print

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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