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GLAHA 41210: Lug chair, for 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41210
Lug chair, for 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900
(furniture)

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


Materials:
oak, stained dark, with replica linen and drawn threadwork upholstery
Dimensions:
131.0 x 74.0 x 72.0
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Notes:
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.
Keywords:
FURNITURE : DECORATIVE ART : LUG CHAIR : CHAIR : 120 MAINS STREET, GLASGOW : 78 SOUTHPARK AVENUE, GLASGOW : 78 SOUTHPARK AVENUE, GLASGOW : 6 FLORENTINE TERRACE, GLASGOW : CRM ONLINE :

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