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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:

    June 1898 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (artist)
    Alexander Morton & Co. (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.154-1974

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Design for a double cloth textile showing a bird amid cherry branches, produced by Alexander Morton.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

June 1898 (made)

Artist/maker

C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (artist)
Alexander Morton & Co. (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed 'To Follow Rowallan' and with notes. Numbered '65' and signed and dated 'C.F.A. Voysey Architect. 6 Carlton Hill NW / June 1898'.

Dimensions

Height: 77.8 cm, Width: 56.1 cm

Descriptive line

C.F.A. Voysey. Design for a double cloth textile manufactured by A. Morton & Co. British, 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

Materials

Watercolour; Pencil

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Cherries; Foliage; Branches; Bird

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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