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Mackintosh, Charles Rennie

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft

in A Dictionary of British History

Third edition


Published online July 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191758027

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(1868–1928).

Scottish architect and designer, a leading exponent of the Glasgow School of art nouveau. He designed a number of houses in and around Glasgow at the turn of the century but his best work was the designs for the Glasgow School of Art. His furniture and interior designs are characteristically art nouveau while avoiding florid excess....

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Subjects: British History

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