Item NMC/1962C - 'Homage to the Studio': Rust-dyed crepe de chine

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'Homage to the Studio': Rust-dyed crepe de chine


  • 2018 (Creation)

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Rust-dyed crepe de chine. Inspired by the 2014 fire in the Mackintosh Building. Stored along with nails (NMC/1962B) and textile (NMC/1962D) in presentation box (NMC/1962A).

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


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(fl 2015-)

Biographical history

Erin McQuarrie graduated in Textile Design from The Glasgow School of Art in 2018. In 2018 she was awarded the Newbery Medal and jointly received the Incorporation of Bonnetmakers. Erin won a Fulbright Scholarship to undertake a Textiles MFA, at The New School, Parsons School of Design, NYC, U.S.A., 2019-2021.

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Donated by the artist, January 2019. Accession number JAC/284.

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Cream-coloured crepe de chine, rust-dyed with nails form the Mackintosh Building.

Dimensions: 482 x 1103 mm

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Presentation box (NMC/1962A), bound nails (NMC/1962B), rust-dyed textile (NMC/1962D)

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  • English



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