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"Stained Glass"

"Stained Glass"

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Margaret McDonald Makintosh was an English-born artist who worked in Scotland, and whose design work became one of the defining features of the Glasgow Style during the 1890s - 1900s.

She began collaborating with her sister Frances and their innovative work was inspired by Celtic imagery, literature, symbolism, folklore and the famous Gustav Klimt.

She was married to Charles Mackintosh which is commonly recognized as Scotland's most famous architect. Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh was somewhat marginalised in comparison. Yet she was celebrated in her time by many of her peers, including her husband who once wrote in a letter to her, "Remember, you are half if not three-quarters in all my architectural work ..."; and reportedly "Margaret has genius, I have only talent."
Information taken from https://www.wikiart.org/en/margaret-macdonald

So not all the stories are sad, I loved the way her husband supported her and recognized her as a great artist.

If you don't know her works yet please go check it out, I think they are really beautiful and mysterious.

11x14 inches

Details: Original mixed media painting on canvas board. This painting is carefully packaged to ensure safe transit. In addition, your painting is posted via registered post and is fully insured.

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