The Domino clock by Charles Rennie Mackintosh

The clock has a square face & is inlaid with ivory domino numerals.

Details

Medium:
Wood, ivory, green & purple erinoid
Dimensions:
26 x 13 x 13 cm
Art Fund grant:
£15,000 ( Total: £60,000)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
British Rail Pension Fund

The pattern is repeated in the centre of the face in red & green erinoid. The clock stands on six tall slender legs of square section, these, like the base are inlaid with ivory & ernoid.

Provenance

By descent in the family of W.J.Bassett-Lowke; Sotheby's, 10/11/76, lot 74, British Rail Pension Fund.

Venue details

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum Argyle Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G3 8AG 0141 276 9599 www.glasgowlife.org.uk/kelvingrove

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