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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:

    October 1918 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Courtaulds Ltd

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 138

Physical description

Design for woven silks with fleur de lys motif over yellow stripe with blue, black, red, white stripes of various widths.

Place of Origin

London (made)


October 1918 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and pencil

Marks and inscriptions

'Repeat' in pen and ink


Height: 17.5 cm, Width: 26.5 cm

Descriptive line

C.F.A.Voysey. Design for a striped woven silk. British, October 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


Watercolour; Pencil


Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Stripes; Fleur-de-lys


Designs; Drawings; Textiles


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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