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GLAHA 41742: Design for writing table, for the Director, Glasgow School of Art 1904 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41742
Design for writing table, for the Director, Glasgow School of Art 1904
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and wash on paper
Dimensions:
37.4 x 70.4
Frame:
AtH
Marks:
d. and inscr. in pencil "140 Bath Street / Glasgow July 1904."; inscr. in pencil b.l. "The Glasgow School of Art / Drawing of writing table for Headmasters Room"; other notes and measurements
References:
D1904.29 p.160 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
This drawing was authorised by Patrick S. Dunn, Chair of the School of Art's Finance Committee, with an additional note stating that the cost of the desk should not exceed 10. The design does not appear to have been executed.
Keywords:
DIRECTOR : FURNITURE DESIGN : WRITING TABLE : GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART : CRM ONLINE :

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