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Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1898 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2D, shelf DR76, box T181

Physical description

Textile design with bird and stylised foliage.

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1898 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed 'No.5' and signed and dated 'C.F.A. Voysey / archt. / 6 Carlton Hill N.W. / Aug 1899'


Height: 77.2 mm, Width: 52.5 mm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. Textile design. Bird and foliage. English, c. 1898

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

Bird; Stylized foliage


Textiles; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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