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GLAHA 41104: 78 Derngate, Northampton: design for the staircase screen in the hall 1916 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41104
78 Derngate, Northampton: design for the staircase screen in the hall 1916
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on wove paper
Dimensions:
34.4 x 51.3
Frame:
IH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil b.r. "2 Hans Studios / 43A Glebe Place / Chelsea"; inscr. in pencil b.l. "J. Bassett-Lowke Esq Northampton / Scale drawing of Staircase Screen in Hall No 11"; various other notes and measurements
References:
Notes:
Mackintosh turned the existing staircase through 90 degrees, to position against the wall facing the entrance to the lounge-hall. He then designed a lattice screen set with leaded glass panels to sit in front of it, like a screen wall.
Keywords:
78 DERNGATE, NORTHAMPTON : BASSETT-LOWKE, WENMAN JOSEPH : FURNITURE DESIGN : STAIRCASE SCREEN : CRM ONLINE :

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