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Furnishing fabric - Calyx


  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1951 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lucienne Day, born 1917 - died 2010 (designer)
    Heal & Son Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen-printed linen

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric, screenprinted linen,171 x 124.5 cm. 'Calyx' in brown colourway.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1951 (made)


Lucienne Day, born 1917 - died 2010 (designer)
Heal & Son Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen-printed linen


Length: 171 cm, Width: 124.5 cm

Descriptive line

'Calyx', Furnishing Fabric, screenprinted linen, Lucienne Day, produced by Heal's Wholesale and Export Ltd., Britain, 1951

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

Baker, Malcolm, and Brenda Richardson (eds.), A Grand Design: The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London: V&A Publications, 1999.


Textiles; Interiors


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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