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GLAHA 41717: Design for a writing cabinet 1902 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41717
Design for a writing cabinet 1902
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
15.3 x 28.5 (irregular)
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil t.r. "Silver panel the rose veil"; inscr. b.l. "Scale 1"=1 foot"
References:
D1902.9 p.121 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
The executed desk was purchased by Fritz Warndorfer, exhibited by the Mackintoshes as part of the 'Rose Boudoir' Turin, in 1902, and is now in the Museum fur Angewandte Kunst, Vienna.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : WRITING CABINET : TURIN EXHIBITION : CRM ONLINE :

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