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GLAHA 41673: Design for a sideboard, for W.J. Bassett-Lowke (recto)
Sketch of a sideboard in another hand, possibly Bassett-Lowke's (verso) 1918 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41673
Design for a sideboard, for W.J. Bassett-Lowke (recto) Sketch of a sideboard in another hand, possibly Bassett-Lowke's (verso) 1918
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper (recto) pencil on paper (verso)
Dimensions:
21.4 x 39.0
Frame:
RH
Marks:
d. and inscr. recto b.r. "2 Hans Studios / 43A Glebe Place Chelsea S.W.3 / Feby 1918"; inscribed recto with various other notes and measurements
References:
D1918.7 p.241 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
This is thought to be one of the first drawings of Mackintosh's furniture designs for W.J. Bassett-Lowke's, Candida Cottage in Roade, near Northampton. Most of the suite is now in the collection of Brighton Museum and Art Gallery.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : SIDEBOARD : BASSETT-LOWKE, WENMAN JOSEPH : CRM ONLINE :

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