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C.R. Mackintosh the poetics of workmanship by Brett, David.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English



  • Scotland,
  • Scotland.


  • Mackintosh, Charles Rennie, 1868-1928 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Scotland -- Art nouveau,
  • Arts and crafts movement -- Scotland

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-145).

StatementDavid Brett.
SeriesEssays in art and culture
LC ClassificationsNK1445.Z9 M3333 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p. :
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1560699M
ISBN 100674540654
LC Control Number91041869

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh (7 June – 10 December ) was a Scottish architect, designer, water colourist and artist. His artistic approach had much in common with European work, alongside that of his wife Margaret Macdonald, was influential on European design movements such as Art Nouveau and Secessionism and praised by great modernists such as Josef : Charles Rennie McIntosh, 7 June . Between and , Charles Rennie Mackintosh (–) produced a series of buildings and interiors in and around Glasgow of such startling invention that he immediately established himself as one of the truly great figures in early twentieth-century architecture and design. David Brett argues that Mackintosh's originality was grounded in a highly subjective "poetics of workmanship. C. R. Mackintosh: The Poetics of Workmanship (Essays in Art & Culture) - Kindle edition by David Brett. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading C. R. Mackintosh: The Poetics of 5/5(2).   Book design is a relatively under-researched area of Mackintosh’s oeuvre, though R. J. Gibbs published some initial research in (see ‘Mackintosh’s book designs’, Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, No. 12, Summer, pp).