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GLAHA 41749: Drawing for a fireplace and wall decoration, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41749
Drawing for a fireplace and wall decoration, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
37.0 x 54.3
Frame:
IH
Marks:
s. and inscr. in pencil b.r. "Chas R Mackint [cut off] / 140 Bath Street [cut off]"; inscr. in pencil b.c. "Bedroom-2.11" x 4'-0""; inscr. in pencil t.r. "[cut off]piece & c"
References:
D1900.3 p.73 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
Mackintosh decorated the flat at 120 Mains Street in 1900, just before his marriage to the artist Margaret Macdonald. Fireplaces were always a central feature in his interiors.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : FIREPLACE : 120 MAINS STREET, GLASGOW : WALL DECORATION : 78 SOUTHPARK AVENUE, GLASGOW : 6 FLORENTINE TERRACE, GLASGOW : CRM ONLINE :

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