Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (1857-1941)

 Furniture Design & Clocks


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Capel House,3.jpg
Capel House


Capel House,4.jpg
Capel House


       
Garden Corner that appeared in the 1913 Studio Yearbook, photo on picuki.com,.jpg
Garden Corner that appeared
 in the 1913 Studio Yearbook,
photo on picuki.com
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien, 2.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien

Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien, 3.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien

       
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien, 4a.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
 Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien, 5a.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
 Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien, 7.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
 Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien,6a.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
 Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien


1893, cabinet for Lady Wentworth, photo in Duncan Simpson, pl. 12.jpg
1893, cabinet for Lady Wentworth,
 photo in Duncan Simpson, pl. 12


       
Voysey, Some recent designs by Mr. C. F. A. Voysey, by E. B. S., Studio 1896.jpg
 Some recent designs
 by Mr. C. F. A. Voysey,
 by E. B. S., Studio 1896
Sideboard.jpg
Sideboard

 
       
1899, Kelmscott cabinet, photo in Duncan Simpson.jpg
1899, Kelmscott cabinet,
 photo in Duncan Simpson
Bookcase and stationery cupboard, in Stuart Durant, k.jpg
Bookcase and stationery cupboard,
 in Stuart Durant
desktop bookcase, photo by Voysey Society on picuki.com,.jpg







Dresser, ca. 1900, oak wood, Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove.jpg
Dresser, ca. 1900, oak wood,
 Royal Pavilion & Museums,
 Brighton & Hove

Dresser, c 1898-1900, Victoria and Albert Museum, London and Portsmouth City Art Gallery, k.jpg
Dresser, c 1898-1900,
 Victoria and Albert Museum, London
 and Portsmouth City Art Gallery

Dressing table, 1934, photo by Duncan McNeill, Royal Pavilion, Art Gallery and Museums, Brighton,.jpg
Dressing table, 1934,
 photo by Duncan McNeill,
Royal Pavilion,
 Art Gallery and Museums, Brighton
Bedside cabinet, replica by Christopher Vickers.jpg
Bedside cabinet,
replica by Christopher Vickers


       
       
Voysey, Fitted dressing table and drawers at The Homestead, photo on blairman.co.uk.jpg
Voysey, Fitted dressing table
and drawers at The Homestead,
photo on blairman.co.uk
Voysey, writing table, The Orchard no.6, 2017, p.14.jpg


     
       
Voysey, Bookcase, circa 1910, photo on invaluable.com.jpg
Voysey, Bookcase, circa 1910,
 photo on invaluable.com
Voysey Cupboard (RIBA), photo on blairman.co.uk.jpg
Voysey Cupboard (RIBA),
 photo on blairman.co.uk.jpg


     
Photo by Daderot on Wikipedia.JPG
Photo by Daderot
on Wikipedia
Hall settle, c. 1899, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh.jpg
Hall settle, c. 1899,
 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh
Hall settle, photo collection.cmoa.org.jpg
Hall settle,
 photo collection.cmoa.org
1899, Bureau for W. Ward Higgs family, photo in Brandon-Jones, pl. C13.jpg
1899,
Bureau for W. Ward Higgs family,
 photo in Brandon-Jones, pl. C13


Writing desk, 1896, Victoria and Albert Museum.jpg
Writing desk, 1896,
Victoria and Albert Museum
Voysey, Furniture, Dekorative Kunst, Vol. 1, 1898.jpg
Voysey, Furniture,
 Dekorative Kunst, Vol. 1, 1898
Bureau, 1895.jpg
Bureau, 1895
Bureau,  1895.jpg
Bureau, 1895









White holly, The craftsman, Vol. IV, No. 5 (August 1903).jpg
White holly, The craftsman,
Vol. IV, No. 5 (August 1903)


Voysey, Large oak Sideboard on bronze ball feet, photo on artsandcraftsdesign.com.jpg
Voysey,
 Large oak Sideboard
on bronze ball feet,
photo on artsandcraftsdesign.com
Voysey, cabinet, on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, cabinet,
 on artnet.com




     
Voysey, secretaire, photo on invaluable.jpg
Voysey, secretaire,
 photo on invaluable


     
Voysey table, on paulreeveslondon.com.jpg
Voysey table
 on paulreeveslondon.com


Sideboard from Hurtmore, Surrey, 1897, photo  Los Angeles County Museum of Art.jpg
Sideboard from Hurtmore,
Surrey, 1897,
 photo Los Angeles
 County Museum of Art
Table,  replica by Christopher Vickers.jpg
Table,
replica by Christopher Vickers


       
Garden Corner, Photo MAK – Museum fuer angewandte Kunst Wien.jpg
Garden Corner, Photo MAK –
 Museum für angewandte Kunst Wien

Oak cupboard, Photo by martinplevy on picuki.com.jpg
Oak cupboard,
 Photo by martinplevy
on picuki.com
       
Photo by Voysey Society on picuki.com,14.jpg
Photo by Voysey Society
 on picuki.com

       
Voysey cabinet, painting by Walter Cave, Dekorative Kunst, Heft 6, 1898, p.257.jpg
Cabinet, painting by Walter Cave,
 Dekorative Kunst, Heft 6, 1898, p.257
Voysey, Blanket box, 1905, photo on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, Blanket box, 1905,
 photo on artnet.com
Voysey, bookcase, 1910, photo on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, bookcase, 1910,
photo on artnet.com
Voysey, bookcase, photo on artnet.de.jpg
Voysey, bookcase,
 photo on artnet.de
       
Voysey, Writing cabinet for Richard Essex (Tony Peart).jpg
Writing cabinet for Richard Essex
 (Tony Peart)
Voysey, Writing cabinet on stand (Tony Peart).jpg
Writing cabinet on stand
 (Tony Peart
Voysey, Sideboard for Richard Essex (Tony Peart).jpg
       
Voysey, Bookcase, photo on www.paulreeveslondon.com,.jpg
Voysey, Bookcase,
 photo on www.paulreeveslondon.com



1912, Side board, photo in Duncan Simpson, pl. 72.jpg
1912, Side board,
 photo in Duncan Simpson, pl. 72

Voysey, sideboard, photo on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, sideboard,
 photo on artnet.com

Voysey, Buffet, photo on achome.co.uk.jpg
Voysey, Buffet,
photo on achome.co.uk



     
Table,  replica  by  Christopher Vickers.jpg
Table, replica by Christopher Vickers


Voysey, tables, photo RIBA.jpg
Voysey, tables, photo RIBA

Voysey, 79, k.jpg
Voysey, 79
RIBA
Table, MAK.jpg Table,   replica  by  Christopher Vickers.jpg
Table,
replica by Christopher Vickers
       
       

     
Voysey,  OAK DRESSING TABLE MIRROR, CIRCA 1906, on invaluable.co.uk.jpg
OAK DRESSING TABLE MIRROR,
CIRCA 1906, on invaluable.co.uk
Voysey, Mirror, photo on oscar-graf.com.jpg
Voysey, Mirror,
photo on oscar-graf.com
Toilet glass, 1906, k.jpg
Toilet glass, 1906
RIBA
 

 
Photo collections.vam.ac.uk (Victoria and Albert Museum, London), Washstand.jpg
Photo collections.vam.ac.uk
(Victoria and Albert Museum, London),
Washstand
Photo collections.vam.ac.uk, Bookcase and desk for W.Ward Higgs, 1899.jpg
Photo collections.vam.ac.uk,
 Bookcase and desk for W.Ward Higgs,
1899


     
1908 piano for C.T. Burke, oak, Hollymount, Knotty Green, Photo on maineantiquedigest com.jpg
1908 piano for C.T. Burke, oak,
 Hollymount, Knotty Green,
 Photo on maineantiquedigest.com
Voysey, Writing table and chair, from Cabinet Maker, 1903, image on www.millineryworks.co.uk.jpg
Voysey, Writing table and chair,
 from Cabinet Maker, 1903,
 image on www.millineryworks.co.uk


Voysey, writing desk, The Orchard no.6, 2017, p.7.bmp
Voysey, writing desk,
 The Orchard no.6, 2017, p.7



Voysey Cupboard (RIBA), photo on blairman.co.uk.jpg  
1902, Tub chair, photo in Brandon-Jones, pl. C65.jpg
1902, Tub chair,
 photo in Brandon-Jones, pl. C65
Tub chair, 1902, k.jpg
Tub chair, 1902
RIBA
Voysey, chair 4.jpg
Voysey, chair
RIBA
 






           



  Voysey, Suffolk chair, on artsandcraftsdesign.jpg
Voysey, Suffolk chair,
on artsandcraftsdesign


c. 1907, Chair for The Essex and Suffolk Equitable Insurance Company, William Morris Gallery, Wal.jpg
c. 1907, Chair
 for The Essex and Suffolk Equitable
 Insurance Company,
William Morris Gallery
 


     
Chair,    replica  by   Christopher Vickers.jpg
Chair,
replica by Christopher Vickers

Voysey, arm chair, photo Detroit Institute of Arts.jpg
Voysey, arm chair,
photo Detroit Institute of Arts

Chair,  replica by Christopher Vickers.jpg
Chair,
replica by Christopher Vickers



   
Photo on artnet.com,2.jpg
Photo on artnet.com
Chair,   replica  by  Christopher Vickers.jpg
Chair, replica by Christopher Vickers
Voysey, Chair (Tony Peart).jpg
Voysey, Chair (Tony Peart).jpg
       
Voysey, chair, on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, chair,
 on artnet.com
Voysey, chair, on millineryworks.co.uk.jpg
Voysey, chair,
on millineryworks.co.uk
Voysey, chair, photo on artnet.com.jpg
Voysey, chair,
 photo on artnet.com
       


     

Voysey, Chairs, Paul Klopfer, Voyseys Architektur-Idyllen, Moderne Bauformen 1910.jpg
Paul Klopfer, Voyseys Architektur-Idyllen,
Moderne Bauformen 1910


     
1898, photo on artsandcraftsmuseum org uk.jpg
1898,
 photo on artsandcraftsmuseum.org.uk
1898, dining chair.jpg
1898,
dining chair
Dining Chair,  replica   by  Christopher Vickers.jpg
Dining Chair,
 replica by Christopher Vickers
Voysey, chair, photo on artsandcraftsmuseum.org.uk.jpg
Voysey, chair,
 photo on artsandcraftsmuseum.org.uk


     
Voysey, chair for W. Ward-Higgs Esq. (1866–1936) at 23 Queensborough Terrace, London, photo on crabtreefarmcollections.org,3.jpg
Voysey,
 chair for W. Ward-Higgs Esq. (1866–1936)
 at 23 Queensborough Terrace, London,
photo on crabtreefarmcollections.org
Voysey, chair for W. Ward-Higgs Esq. (1866–1936) at 23 Queensborough Terrace, London, photo on crabtreefarmcollections.org.jpg
Voysey,
 chair for W. Ward-Higgs Esq. (1866–1936)
 at 23 Queensborough Terrace, London,
 photo on crabtreefarmcollections.org


Easy chair, c.1900, photo British Architectural Library, k.jpg
Easy chair, c.1900,
photo British Architectural Library
Voysey, chair 5.jpg
Voysey, chair,
 RIBA
Voysey, chair 3.jpg
Voysey, chair
RIBA
Voysey, Chair.jpg
Voysey, Chair
RIBA
       
Two dining chairs, 1902, k.jpg
Two dining chairs, 1902
RIBA


     
Voysey, 9, k.jpg
Voysey
RIBA
Voysey, 63, k.jpg
Voysey, 63
RIBA
Voysey, 64, k.jpg
Voysey, 64
RIBA
Voysey, 65, k.jpg
Voysey, 65
RIBA

     
Voysey, 68, k.jpg
Voysey, 68
RIBA
Voysey, 70, k.jpg
Voysey, 70
RIBA


     

     
Voysey, 81, k.jpg
Voysey, 81
RIBA


     


 
 
Voysey, Mantle clock, on invaluable.co.uk (Sotheby's).jpg
Voysey, Mantle clock,
 on invaluable.co.uk (Sotheby's)


   

Clock case, 1895,  k.jpg
Clock case, 1895


Replica by Cristopher Vickers.jpg
Replica by Cristopher Vickers


Clock,Trees, detail from design by CFA Voysey, in artscrafts.org.uk.jpg
Clock,Trees,
 detail from design by CFA Voysey,
 in artscrafts.org.uk


     


Voysey, 110, k.jpg
Voysey, 110
RIBA
Clock,  replica by  Christopher Vickers.jpg
Clock,
replica by Christopher Vickers
 
       
Voysey, Mantle Clock, replica by Chris Vickers.jpg
Voysey, Mantle Clock,
 replica by Chris Vickers
 

Photo by hilarycbarton on picuki.com,.jpg
Voysey, photo on apollo-magazine.com, Victoria and Albert Museum, London.jpg Photo collections.vam.ac.uk (Victoria and Albert Museum, London), Clock,3.jpg
Photo collections.vam.ac.uk
 (Victoria and Albert Museum, London),
 Clock case
 
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Video : Max Donnelly of the V&A on Voysey's furniture

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Photographs and Drawings Courtesy of The Royal Institute of British Architects.
Photographs, drawings, perspectives and other design patterns
at the Royal Institut of British Architects Drawings and Photographs Collection.
Images can be purchased.
The RIBA can supply you with conventional photographic or digital copies
of any of the images featured in RIBApix
.


Link > RIBA Drawings Collection: all Voysey Images

Link > RIBA Photos of Offices for the Essex and Suffolk Equitable Insurance Society,
            
Capel House, New Broad Street, City of London.
             The Builder, XCVII, 1909, p. 466.
             Only a small proportion of the fittings survive.

Link > www.artsandcraftsdesign.com Essex & Suffolk Equitable Insurance Co Boardroom, New Broad Street, London,
              designed by Voysey in 1906. Essex & Suffolk Equitable Insurance Offices.
              Offices at Capel House, New Broad Street, London. Published in The Builder, October 30th 1909.

Link > www.artsandcraftsdesign.com
           Arts & Crafts Clocks
, replicas by Christopher Vickers.

Link  > www.artsandcraftsdesign.com (Clocks)

Link > www.artsandcraftsdesign.com (Furniture)

Link > Garden Corner Design

Link > E. J. Horniman's ‘Garden Corner’ designed by C. F. A. Voysey.
             ” The Studio 42 (October 1907): 24-25. Internet Archive digitized from a copy in the University of Toronto Library.
             [full text in the Victorian Web.]

Link > www.achome.co.uk
            > Wallpaper Designs, Carpet Designs, Textile Designs, Metal Designs, Interior Design.

Link > Victoria and Albert Museum

Link > Profiles and grotesques by Voysey (Voysey Society)

Link > http://kulturpool.bmb.gv.at: Österreichs Portal zu Kunst, Kultur und Bildung

Link > Articles by Tony Peart, University of Cumbria

 

References:

- Duncan Simpson, C.F.A. VOYSEY  an architect of individuality
   
with a preface by Sir James Richards, Lund Humphries, London 1979
  
> Chapter 5  Furniture Designs, 1898-1910 and the Voysey Interior, pp.109-128 (PDF)

 

- Duncan Simpson, ‘Furniture’, in John Brandon-Jones and others,
  C.F.A. Voysey, architect and designer, 1857-1941
(Lund Humphries, 1978), pp.67-95.

 

- "Some Recent Designs by Mr. C. F. A. Voysey," The Studio, Vol. 7, 1896, pp.209-219 (PDF)
    (Article about wallpaper and furniture)

   
Scan: University Library Heidelberg

 

- A. S. Levetus, 'Neuere Arbeiten von C.F.A. Voysey', Kunst und Kunsthandwerk, Monatszeitschrift XII, 1909, Heft 2, pp. 81-88.
  Scan: MAK - Museum für angewandte Kunst (Wien) In German

 

- The John Scott Collection
  Architect-Designers from Pugin to Voysey. The Fine Art Society. Volume Eight.

 

- Max Donnelly, ‘Furniture’, in Karen Livingstone et al.,
  C.F.A. Voysey: Arts & Crafts Designer
(V&A Publishing, 2016), pp.152-229.

 

      - Tony Peart (2016), The furniture designs of C.F.A. Voysey, part 1: 1883–1898.
         The Orchard, 5, pp. 5-15.

- Martin Levy, 'Voysey as a designer of furniture', January 2019 (article on voyseysociety.org)


     

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