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The Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow 2018
Photograph of beaten metal panels for front of desk 1896-9
DES MACDONALD, Margaret; (English; 1864-1933)
photograph adhered to the card
15.3 x 20.8 (photo)
24.5 x 30.3 (incl. card)
inscr. in pencil on verso t.r. "W Davidson"; label stuck on recto b.l. "187"
The panels are from the writing desk, by Mackintosh, made for the couple's own use - see GLAHA 41220. According to a journal description of the day, the silvered beaten copper panels depict old and new styles of lettering.
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