Hunterian Art Gallery Mackintosh collections: GLAHA 41083


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Design for a smoker's cabinet 1899
(furniture design)

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

Materials:

pencil and watercolour on laid paper

Dimensions:

32.2 x 35.0

Frame:

RH

Marks:

s. in pencil b.r. "Chas R Mackintosh / 140 Bath Street Glasgow"; inscr. in pencil t.l. "SKETCH DESIGN FOR SMOKERS CABINET"

References:

D1899.2 p.61 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray

Notes:

A cabinet of this design was shown by Charles Rennie. Mackintosh in the Scottish Section of the Vienna Secession Exhibition, 1900, and acquired by Hugo Henneberg for his Vienna townhouse, designed by Josef Hoffmann. A version is in the collection of Glasgow School of Art.

Keywords:

FURNITURE DESIGN : SMOKER'S CABINET : CRM ONLINE : :

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