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Wallpaper - The Teynham
  • The Teynham
    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941
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The Teynham

  • Object:

    Wallpaper

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1903 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)
    Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour woodblock print, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd

  • Museum number:

    E.1891-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case DW, shelf 51

Physical description

Portion of 'The Teynham' wallpaper, pink birds perched in green foliage with orange flowers, on a pale ground; Colour woodblock print, on paper.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1903 (made)

Artist/maker

C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941 (designer)
Essex & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Colour woodblock print, on paper

Object history note

Given by Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd.

Descriptive line

Portion of 'The Teynham' wallpaper, pink birds perched in green foliage with orange flowers, on a pale ground; Colour woodblock print, on paper; Designed by C.F.A Voysey; Produced by Essex & Co.; England; ca. 1903.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Oman, Charles C. and Hamilton, Jean. Wallpapers: a history and illustrated catalogue of the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Sotheby Publications, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1982.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Colour woodblock print

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Birds; Leaves (plant materials)

Categories

Wall coverings; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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