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GLAHA 41756: Design for a lug chair, for the drawing-room, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41756
Design for a lug chair, for the drawing-room, 120 Mains Street, Glasgow 1900
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
26.6 x 53.2 (irregular)
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil t.l. "Lug Chair for Chas R Mackintosh 120 Mains Street Glasgow / To be made of oak or maple - / with spring seat & stiffed back & sides"; inscribed with various other notes and measurements
References:
D1900.6 p.74 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
This design is almost identical to the executed piece, - see GLAHA 41210- except that Mackintosh has included an embroidered or stencilled pattern on the inner sides.
Keywords:
LUG CHAIR : DRAWING-ROOM : FURNITURE DESIGN : 120 MAINS STREET, GLASGOW : 78 SOUTHPARK AVENUE, GLASGOW : 6 FLORENTINE TERRACE, GLASGOW : CRM ONLINE :

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