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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Charles Rennie Mackintosh
AN IMPORTANT AND RARE LADDER-BACK ARMCHAIR FROM THE DUG-OUT AT MISS CRANSTON'S WILLOW TEA ROOMS, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, GLASGOW
Stima
30.00050.000
VAI AL LOTTO
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Charles Rennie Mackintosh
AN IMPORTANT AND RARE LADDER-BACK ARMCHAIR FROM THE DUG-OUT AT MISS CRANSTON'S WILLOW TEA ROOMS, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, GLASGOW
Stima
30.00050.000
VAI AL LOTTO

Details & Cataloguing

Important 20th Century Design

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh
AN IMPORTANT AND RARE LADDER-BACK ARMCHAIR FROM THE DUG-OUT AT MISS CRANSTON'S WILLOW TEA ROOMS, SAUCHIEHALL STREET, GLASGOW
the slip seat with the original English oak frame

ebonized wood and fabric upholstery


36 7/8 x 23 1/8 x 20 3/4 in. (93.4 x 58.7 x 52.7 cm)
1917
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Provenienza(e)

The Dug-Out, Miss Cranston's Willow Tea Rooms, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, 1917
Grosvenor Restaurant, Glasgow, Scotland
Dr. Thomas Howarth, Toronto, Canada
Christie's London, The Dr. Thomas Howarth Collection, February 17, 1994, lot 142
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Bibliografia

Thomas Howarth, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, 1868-1928: A Memorial Exhibition, Ontario, 1978, p. 33, cat. no. 107
Roger Billcliffe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings and Interior Designs, third ed., London, 1986, p. 238, cat. no. 1917.36
William Buchanan, et al., Mackintosh's Masterwork:  Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow School of Art, San Francisco, 1989, p. 172

Nota a catalogo

The present lot is one of only two known examples of this model from this important commission.  The other is in the collection of the Glasgow School of Art. 

Important 20th Century Design

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