Details
Image number
MSC5902785
Title
Settle, 1895 (wood, linen & lead)
Artist
Mackintosh, Charles Rennie (1868-1928) / Scottish
Location
National Museums Scotland
Medium
wood, linen and lead
Date
1895 AD (C19th AD)
Description
Settle of green-stained ashwood decorated with a beaten lead panel depicting three peacocks, and with two upright panels of cream linen, each with a blue stencilled design. Settle designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and made by J. & W. Guthrie, Glasgow, 1895. Lead panel possibly by Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh. Exhibited with the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society, 1896, and later given to John Macdonald of Dunglass Castle, Bowling, Dunbartonshire. Linen panels replaced with copies around 1990.
Photo credit
© National Museums Scotland / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
decoration / decorated / decorative / ornate / ornamental / metal / metalwork / artefact / artifact / settle / settee / bench / wooden / seat / arts and crafts / art nouveau / design / furniture / Victorian / British / peacock / peacocks / bird / birds / relief / textile / elegant / style / fashion
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3272 × 4163 px 277 × 352 mm 12 MB
Medium 805 × 1024 px 68 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 472 × 600 px 40 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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