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The Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow 2017
Lug chair, for 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900
DES MACKINTOSH, Charles Rennie; (Scottish; 1868-1928)
oak, stained dark, with replica linen and drawn threadwork upholstery
131.0 x 74.0 x 72.0
This study box-like chair would have provided effective protection from draughts. The circular roundels - the lugs - are carved with a stylised plant motif. The upholstery, in drawn-thread work, is a modern replica based on the original, Coll. Hunterian Art Gallery.
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