|Title||Marble Chimney Piece [Reproduced photo]|
|Collection||Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection|
|Id Number Current Accession||R.83|
|Id Number Current Repository||3845|
|Inscription||Recto - "The Architect Nov 22nd 1889"; "The Architectural Illustration Society, Second Series Plate No 164"; "The Arts and Crafts 1889 Exhibition. Marble Chimney Piece: "Executed by Farmer & Brindley. Designed by W.R.Lethaby, Architect."|
|Location Creation Site||Sprague & Co., 22 Martins Lane, Canon St, EC London|
|Measurements Dimensions||331 x 418 mm|
|Material||Black printing ink on paper|
|Notes||Printed in The Architect, 22 November, 1889. Fireplace by W. R. Lethaby at the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society exhibition of 1889.|
|Object Notes||Ink photo reproduction of a photo of a fireplace designed by Lethaby and made by Farmer and Brindley (who made most of Lethaby's fireplace designs). Rubens describes this fireplace as a "simple mathematical arrangement of materials" (Architectural Press 1986) and similar to other designs by Lethaby from the same period.|
|Object References||(useful information on Lethaby's fireplace designs)|
|Relation References||Book: Rubens;Godfrey;, William Richard Lethaby: his life and work 1857-1931, Architectural Press. 1986.
Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Article in journal: The Architect, 22 November 1889.
|Rights||University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection|
|Source||Christie´s; A.B. Waters CBE|
|Technique||Ink Photo (a type of lithographic process using light-sensitive gelatin)|