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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:

    March 1920 (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:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Squared design for textiles or wallpaper with yellow crowns, green foliage, red berries and small black nesting birds.

Place of Origin

London (made)


March 1920 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Signed in ink on reverse: 'C.F.A. Voysey / Architect / 73 St. James's Street, S.W.1. / March 1920'


Height: 41.1 cm, Width: 33.2 mm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. Textile design with crowns and nesting birds. British, 1920.

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


Watercolour; Pencil


Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Berries; Birds; Foliage; Birds; Crowns


Textiles; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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