Chair with frame in black lacquered ash. Seat upholstered in expanded foam covered in cotton fabric, Verona leather, or Liguria leather. The cut-out shape in the back of the chair is in the stylised form of a flying bird. MADE IN ITALY.
The Argyle Chair is made after Mackintosh’s design for a dining chair in the Luncheon Room of the Argyle Street Tea Rooms in Glasgow circa 1897. This tea room was of Miss Catherine Cranston’s series of tearoom interiors, Cranston being an influential patron of Charles Mackintosh.
48 x 136 x 46 cm