Upright Cabinet

Upright Cabinet

Designer: Charles Rennie Mackintosh, 1869-1928.

c. 1905

Height: 66 inches (168 cm)

Dark stained oak

"The upper cabinet door has a decoration of square cut-outs, concealing a compartmented shelf, above a bowed recess lined in leaded mauve glass, set with pink glass and mirror glass squares, above shelves and cabinet with central motif of open squares and mother-of-pearl" (p. 16).

References

Decorative Arts 1880-1950 including Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco. Catalogue for sale of 13 March 1975. London: Sotheby's Belgravia, 1975. No. 52.

Billcliff. Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Complete Furniture, Furniture Designs and Interiors. 1986; pp. 18,19, 214-215, No. 1911.4.


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