Item NMC/1831C - Furniture drawings

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Furniture drawings


  • c1905 (Creation)

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3 of 6

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One sheet from a folder of six sheets of furniture designs, and designs for a fireplace, including one with a GSoA label recording session 1903-1904, James Porteous' student registration number 237, and Mr Taylor as his tutor. This sheet shows front elevations of a chair, a dressing table and a cabinet.

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(fl c1900s)

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James Porteous from Saltcoats in Ayrshire was a student at The Glasgow School of Art between 1902-1904.

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Pencil and watercolour on paper

Dimensions: 180 x 240 mm

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Wallpaper designs, NMC/0687 - NMC/0697

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