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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:

    ca. 1893 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and body colour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by G. P. & J. Baker Ltd.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 142

Physical description

Design for a printed linen showing fantastic birds among flowers and foliage

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1893 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and body colour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in pencil by the artist with a note


Height: 63.82 cm, Width: 42.23 cm

Descriptive line

C. F. A. Voysey. Design for a printed linen showing birds among flowers and foliage, for G.P. & J. Baker Ltd. London, 1889

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1960 and 1961 London: HMSO, 1964
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; Body colour


Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Birds; Flowers; Foliage


Textiles; Designs; Drawings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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