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GLAHA 41760: Design for a toy cupboard, Windyhill, Kilmacolm 1901 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41760
Design for a toy cupboard, Windyhill, Kilmacolm 1901
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
26.4 x 36.4
Frame:
RH
Marks:
inscr. in pencil t.r. "TOY CHEST."; inscr. in pencil t.l. "SKETCH FOR TOY CHEST"; inscribed with various other notes and measurements
References:
D1901.40 p.111 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
Originally conceived as a toy cabinet, the design was altered to serve as a book cabinet in the drawing room. Carved detailing and more elaborate leaded glass were introduced.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : TOY CUPBOARD : WINDYHILL, KILMACOLM : DAVIDSON, WILLIAM : KILMACOLM : CRM ONLINE :

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