Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Naples Museum, Study of a Torchere
signed with monogram and dated '10th April 1891.'; and inscribed 'NAPLES MUSEUM.'; pencil
335 x 255mm.
(16) Robertson, fig.24
Toronto, 1978, no.7

Lot Essay

Mackintosh recorded in his diary for 10 April 1891 that it was raining when he awoke and after writing letters to friends in Glasgow, he set out for the Naples Museum, where he made some sketches and a number of measurements.

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