Writing cabinet by Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Dark stained wood decorated with lighter wood, coloured glass, ivory & mother-of-pearl.


Wood, glass, ivory & mother-of-pearl
121 x 94 x 47 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £89,200)
Acquired in:
Fine Art Society

A panel with a leaded glass design of a stylised rose is let into the upper part of the desk.


Bought from the 1933 Memorial Exhibition by Allan F.Ure.

Venue details

Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G12 8QQ 0141 330 4221 www.glasgow.ac.uk/hunterian

Entry details

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