Hunterian Art Gallery, Mackintosh Online Catalogue - OBJECT DETAILS

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GLAHA 52890: Photograph of  beaten metal panels for front of desk 1896-9 - click to view larger image

GLAHA 52890
Photograph of beaten metal panels for front of desk 1896-9
(photograph)

DES MACDONALD, Margaret; (English; 1864-1933)


Materials:
photograph adhered to the card
Dimensions:
15.3 x 20.8 (photo) 24.5 x 30.3 (incl. card)
Frame:
Marks:
inscr. in pencil on verso t.r. "W Davidson"; label stuck on recto b.l. "187"
References:
Notes:
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.
Keywords:
PHOTOGRAPH : ARCHIVAL : PANELS : DESK : METAL PANELS : 1933 MEMORIAL EXHIBITION : CRM ONLINE :

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