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GLAHA 41743: Design for an armchair, Glasgow School of Art and Queen's Cross Church 1899 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41743
Design for an armchair, Glasgow School of Art and Queen's Cross Church 1899
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
26.5 x 39.5
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil t.l. "Glasgow School of Art / Sketch for Chairs-"
References:
D1899.5 p.64 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
The design was used at Queen's Cross Church, where examples are still on display. It does not appear to have been used by Glasgow School of Art. Mackintosh had a version for his own use - see GLAHA 41209.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : ARMCHAIR : GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART : QUEEN'S CROSS CHURCH : CRM ONLINE :

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