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Textile design - The Deer in the Forest
  • The Deer in the Forest
    C. F. A. Voysey, born 1857 - died 1941
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The Deer in the Forest

  • Object:

    Textile design

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1918 (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:

    E.205-1974

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 136

Physical description

Design for a cretonne entitled 'The Deer in the Forest', watercolour and pencil. One repeat showing a deer leaping within a pattern of trees and bluebells.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1918 (made)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Signed in ink: 'CFA Voysey, archit. / 73 St. James's Street SW1/ June 1918'

Dimensions

Height: 389 mm, Width: 342 mm

Descriptive line

Design for a cretonne entitled 'The Deer in the Forest' by C.F.A.Voysey, watercolour and pencil, Britain, 1918.

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

Trees; Flowers (plants); Deer; Animals

Categories

Textiles; Designs; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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