Design for a wardrobe for the Blue Bedroom, Hous'Hill by Charles Rennie Mackintosh

The wardrobe depicted in this design was placed in the blue bedroom on the first floor at Hous'Hill.

Details

Medium:
Pencil and watercolour
Dimensions:
88 x 33 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £7,646)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Christie's

The drawing illustrates the whole wardrobe in elevation, with full-size coloured details of the decoration.

Provenance

Commissioned by Marjor Cochrane and his wife (formerly Miss Cranston); Herbert Smith; Dr Thomas Howarth; his sale Christie's, 1994.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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