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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:

    December 1919 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 139

Physical description

Squared aquatic design for textiles or wallpaper of orange fish and black coral on a blue ground.

Place of Origin

London (made)


December 1919 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Signed and dated on reverse 'C.F.A. Voysey / Architect / 73 St. James's Street / S.W.1. December 1919'


Height: 29.9 cm, Width: 37.3 mm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. Fish and coral textile design. British, 1919

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


Pencil; Watercolour


Watercolour drawing


Textiles; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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