Furniture: Chair for 78 Derngate

This chair, which entered the collection of  The Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) 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 […]

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Doors for The Room De Luxe Willow Tea Rooms.

These replicas of the doors for The Room De Luxe at The Willow Tea Rooms featured in the 78 Derngate Centenary Exhibition “Charles Rennie Mackintosh & The Great War“. Mackintosh was employed by Miss Kate Cranston to work on a number of tea rooms. The Willow Tea Rooms in Sauchiehall Street opened in October 1903 […]

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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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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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Settle for The Dug-Out Willow Tea Rooms Glasgow 1917

This settle features in Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s design for The Dug-Out at The Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow. 1917. It bears strong stylistic similarities for the settle designed by Mackintosh for the Hall Lounge of 78 Derngate in 1916. Notably the lattice work back and the use of the stepped oriental-inspired mouldings. The vivid yellow paint […]

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