Hunterian Art Gallery, Mackintosh Online Catalogue - OBJECT DETAILS

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GLAHA 41117
Design for furniture, for the White Bedroom, Hous'hill, Nitshill, Glasgow: east and south walls 1904
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on wove paper
Dimensions:
35.4 x 87.2
Frame:
AntH
Marks:
inscr. alongside bottom "WASHSTAND CLOSED WINDOW AND MIRROR WINDOW AND MIRROR CHEST OF DRAWERS BED AND CHAIR TABLE BED CHEST OF DRAWERS"
References:
D1904.84 p.174 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
Three-single stem candlesticks, following the design on the table, were commissioned. These were made in ebonised wood with silver cups by David Hislop. Two are shown in contemporary photographs of Hous'hill (one, National Gallery, Australia; one, untraced).
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : WHITE BEDROOM : HOUS'HILL, NITSHILL, GLASGOW : COCHRANE, JOHN : CRANSTON, CATHERINE : CRM ONLINE :

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