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GLAHA 41752: Preliminary design for the fireplace, for the dining-room, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41752
Preliminary design for the fireplace, for the dining-room, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
25.4 x 29.2
Frame:
RH
Marks:
s. in pencil b.r. "Chas R Mackintosh / 140 Bath Street Glasgow"; inscr. in pencil t.r. "5"; inscr. in pencil b.c. "Dining Room Fireplace"
References:
D1900.19 p.79 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
This elaborate design was rejected in favour of a simpler, dark fire surround - see GLAHA 41234 and 41750.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : FIREPLACE : 120 MAINS STREET, GLASGOW : 78 SOUTHPARK AVENUE, GLASGOW : 6 FLORENTINE TERRACE, GLASGOW : CRM ONLINE :

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