Hunterian Art Gallery Mackintosh collections: GLAHA 41117


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Design for furniture, for the White Bedroom, Hous'hill, Nitshill, Glasgow: east and south walls 1904
(furniture design)

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

Materials:

pencil and watercolour on wove paper

Dimensions:

35.4 x 87.2

Frame:

AntH

Marks:

inscr. alongside bottom "WASHSTAND CLOSED WINDOW AND MIRROR WINDOW AND MIRROR CHEST OF DRAWERS BED AND CHAIR TABLE BED CHEST OF DRAWERS"

References:

D1904.84 p.174 BILLCLIFFE, Roger 1986 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs', London: John Murray

Notes:

Three-single stem candlesticks, following the design on the table, were commissioned. These were made in ebonised wood with silver cups by David Hislop. Two are shown in contemporary photographs of Hous'hill (one, National Gallery, Australia; one, untraced).

Keywords:

FURNITURE DESIGN : WHITE BEDROOM : HOUS'HILL, NITSHILL, GLASGOW : COCHRANE, JOHN : CRANSTON, CATHERINE : CRM ONLINE :

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