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GLAHA 41708: Design for a chair and writing cabinet 1902 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41708
Design for a chair and writing cabinet 1902
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
25 x 42.6
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. b.c. "cushions 27" x 12""
References:
D1902.10 p.122 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
Mackintosh has indicated two alternative treatments for the back of the chair. The proposal relates to the 'Rose Boudoir', a room setting exhibited by the Mackintoshes at the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin, 1902.
Keywords:
CHAIR : WRITING CABINET : FURNITURE DESIGN : CRM ONLINE :

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