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

  • Object:

    Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    October 1918 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.236-1974

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Squared design for textiles of columbine flowers and leaves.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

October 1918 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

In pen and ink 'The Columbine' and on reverse 'C.F.A. Voysey / Archt. Invt. et delt / 72 St. James's Street, S.W.1 / October 1918'

Dimensions

Height: 38.3 cm, Width: 27.6 cm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. The Columbine. Floral textile design. Watercolour, British, 1918

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; Columbine (flower)

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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