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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    MARGARET MACDONALD MACKINTOSH

    THE HEART OF THE ROSE, 1902

    Price Realised  

    MARGARET MACDONALD MACKINTOSH
    THE HEART OF THE ROSE, 1902
    painted gesso over hessian
    38½ in. x 39½ in. (97.8 cm. x 100.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Fritz Wärndorfer, Vienna;
    Unknown;
    Private Collection;
    Sotheby's 20th Century Decorative Arts, New York, 14 June 1991, lot 326


    Literature

    R. Billcliffe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs, New York, 1979, p. 119, pl. 1902 D (illustrated);
    R. Billcliffe, Mackintosh Furniture, Stockbridge, 1990, p. 90 (illustrated);
    J. Burkhauser (ed.), Glasgow Girls Women in Art and Design 1880-1920, p. 102, fig. 124 (Glasgow School of Art example illustrated);
    A. Crawford, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, London, 2002, p. 96, pl. 82 (illustrated);
    L'Exposition Internationale Des Arts Décoratifs Modernes a Turin 1902, Darmstadt, 1902, p. 75 (illustrated);
    C. and P. Fiell, Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928), Cologne, 1995, p. 96 (illustrated);
    The Studio, Vol. 26, 1902, pp. 92-93 (illustrated and illustrated in the Exhibition).


    Exhibited

    The International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin, 1902