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GLAHA 41723: Design for a bench and table, for the schoolroom, Gladsmuir, Kilmacolm 1897 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41723
Design for a bench and table, for the schoolroom, Gladsmuir, Kilmacolm 1897
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
21.3 x 47.2
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil along bottom edge "SIDE / TABLE; FRONT.; FRONT. BENCH.; SIDE."; inscribed various measurements; inscr. in pencil verso b.l. "7 Virginia Street"
References:
D1897.5 p.42 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
Between 1894 and 1895 Mackintosh designed a selection of furniture for the home of a young Glasgow provisions merchant, William Davidson. Davidson subsequently commissioned Mackintosh's first important house, Windyhill, Kilmacolm.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : BENCH : TABLE : SCHOOLROOM : GLADSMUIR : KILMACOLM : CRM ONLINE :

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