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GLAHA 41818: Design for fireback, for the Ladies' Luncheon Room, 'Miss Cranston's' tea rooms, Ingram Street, Glasgow 1900 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 41818
Design for fireback, for the Ladies' Luncheon Room, 'Miss Cranston's' tea rooms, Ingram Street, Glasgow 1900
(furniture design)

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


Materials:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
26.3 x 31.5
Frame:
RH
Marks:
s. and inscr. in pencil b.r. "Chas R Mackintosh / 140 Bath Street / Glasgow"; inscr. in pencil t.l. "Miss Cranstons Tea Rooms Ingram St / Scale drawing of Cast Iron Fireback"
References:
D1900.65 p.92 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray
Notes:
This is probably a preparatory study for the beaten lead fireplace in the Ladies' Luncheon Room. The interior featured a white and silver scheme, with dark-stained furniture. The fittings and most of the contents are now with Glasgow Museums.
Keywords:
FURNITURE DESIGN : INGRAM STREET TEA ROOMS, GLASGOW : CRANSTON, CATHERINE : TEA ROOMS : WHITE DINING ROOM : LADIES' LUNCHEON ROOM : MISS CRANSTON'S : CRM ONLINE :

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