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GLAHA 41027: 'Cranesbill, Holy Island' July 1902 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41027
"Cranesbill, Holy Island" July 1902
(watercolour)

CRE MACKINTOSH, Charles Rennie; (Scottish; 1868-1928)


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
20.3 x 25.7
Frame:
RH
Marks:
s.d. and inscr. in pencil b.r. "HOLY ISLAND / JULY 1902 / MT"
References:
(cat.73) BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1979 'Mackintosh Watercolours', London: John Murray
Notes:
Although dated 1902, it seems more likely that this drawing dates from 1901 when the Mackintoshes are known to have visited Holy Island. There are no other drawings of Holy Island dated 1902; indeed, there are no sketchbook drawings at all for 1902.
Keywords:
BOTANICAL : FLOWER : DRAWING : FLOWER DRAWING : CRM ONLINE :

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