Furniture: Settle for 78 Derngate

This settle, which entered the collection of  The Victoria & Albert Museum in 1970, was commissioned by W.J. Bassett-Lowke for the furnishing of 78 Derngate in 1916. Designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, it matches in style and appearance the dark finish and angular forms seen in his interior scheme for the Hall Lounge. The settle […]

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Smoker’s cabinet for 78 Derngate

This cabinet, which entered the collection of  The Victoria & Albert Museum in 1956, was commissioned by W.J. Bassett-Lowke for the furnishing of 78 Derngate in 1916. Designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, it matches in style and appearance the dark finish, angular forms and vivid contrasts of colour seen in his interior scheme for the […]

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Design for a Memorial Fireplace, The Dug-Out, Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow

This design, for a Memorial Fireplace at The Dug-Out, Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow, was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1917 during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Image reproduced by kind permission of and is ©The Glasgow School of Art. Clicking on […]

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Design for the Dug-Out, Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow

This design, for the Dug-Out at The Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow, was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1917 during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Image reproduced by kind permission of and is ©The Glasgow School of Art. Clicking on the reference […]

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Design for the Dug-Out, Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow

This design, for the Dug-Out at The Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow, was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1917 during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Image reproduced by kind permission of and is ©The Glasgow School of Art. Clicking on the reference […]

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Textile design: basket of flowers

This textile design was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Mackintosh turned to commercial textile design during the years he and Margaret Macdonald spent in London. They rank among the most progressive designs of the […]

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Textile design: orange and purple spirals

This textile design was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Mackintosh turned to commercial textile design during the years he and Margaret Macdonald spent in London. They rank among the most progressive designs of the […]

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Textile design: stylised daisies: purple on black

This textile design was produced by Charles Rennie Mackintosh during his time in Chelsea (1915-1923). It featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Mackintosh turned to commercial textile design during the years he and Margaret Macdonald spent in London. They rank among the most progressive designs of the […]

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