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The Furrow

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1901 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR109

Physical description

Design for wallpaper, watercolour and pencil, with various red edged daisies and yellow dandelion like flowers complete with serrated leaves.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1901 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed 'Helena' in pencil and signed and dated in pen and ink 'CFA Voysey archt. / 23 York Place W / May 1901'


Height: 518 mm, Width: 527 mm

Descriptive line

Design for wallpaper entitled The Furrow, by C.F.A.Voysey, watercolour and pencil, Britain, 19th century.


Watercolour; Pencil

Subjects depicted

Daisy; Leaf (plant material); Flowers (plants); Dandelion


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