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Textile design
  • Textile design
    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941
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Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1885-1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    E.295-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 140

Physical description

Thirteen seperate motifs presumably for inclusion in textiles or wallpaper designs. The motifs include: two bowls of flowers/fruit, several flower motifs, a snail and a tree with two perched birds.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1885-1930 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Dimensions

Height: 21.2 cm, Width: 36.6 cm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. Designs for various motifs for textiles, c.1885-1930

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

Materials

Watercolour; Pencil

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Tree; Snail; Birds; Flowers; Bowls; Berries

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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