Examples of Mackintosh Fabric

Scope and Content

* Trimming of mauve linen, pre-1914
* Original cover of Charles Rennie Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms settle
* 4 samples of horse hair fabric
* ample of purple fabric used to re-upholster Charles Rennie Mackintosh yellow settle
* Letter from GSA Curator regarding 2 of the fabric samples, dated January 1986


The material is arranged in the order in which it was deposited.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The custodial history of this item is uncertain, but it is possible that both design and fabric were purchased from Brown & Beveridge, Bath Street, Glasgow.


**Collection Historical Note**

This collection includes a number of Mackintosh related samples acquired from separate sources.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

There are no physical characteristics that affect the use of this material.

Archivist's Note

* Fonds level description compiled by Adele Ashley-Smith, Archivist, 2000-2001
* Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 18 September 2001
* Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 14 May 2002
* Fonds level description imported from the Archives Hub 25 August 2006
* Updated by Susannah Waters, Archivist, 25 August 2006
* Catalogue imported into Archon software and edited by Michelle Kaye, Archon Project Officer, April 2014.
* Catalogue exported from Archon and imported into AtoM during system migration, 2018-2019.

Finding Aid Authors: The Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections.

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Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.

Related Material

There are no related units of description.

Additional Information


GB 1694 DC 020

GB 1694

Geographical Names