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Mackintosh, Charles Rennie (1868–1928)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Scottish architect, designer, and artist associated with Art Nouveau, Mackintosh is particularly well known for his interior design, designs for furniture, metalwork, stained glass, and textiles, as well as graphic design and watercolor...

Ashbee, Charles Robert (1863–1942)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British designer, architect, entrepreneur, and social reformer, Ashbee was associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement and Art Nouveau. He designed for metalwork, jewelry, furniture, and textiles. Born in London, Ashbee was educated...

Day, Lewis Foreman (1845–1910)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British designer, designer theorist, and writer, whose long career is associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement, the Aesthetic Movement, and Art Nouveau, Day first worked for stained glass manufacturers before establishing his own studio...

Macdonald Mackintosh, Margaret (1865–1933)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Margaret was a Scottish artist and designer known for embroidery, gesso panels, graphic work, metalwork, and textiles. Born in England and later moving to Glasgow, both Margaret and her younger sister Frances (Macdonald MacNair) attended...

Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore (1812–52)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British architect, designer, theorist, and writer, Pugin is well known for his contribution to the Gothic Revival Movement through his buildings, designs, and writings such as Contrasts (1836) and the True Principles...

Dresser, Christopher (1834–1904)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Dresser was a British designer, design reformer and theorist, author, industrial adviser, and businessman. Born in Glasgow, he went on to train at the Government School of Design in London from 1847 to 1854, where he was inspired by key...

Voysey, Charles Francis Annesley (1857–1941)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Charles Francis Annesley Voysey was a British architect and designer of furniture, metalwork, textiles, and wallpapers, whose work is associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement. Born in Yorkshire, Voysey was articled to the architect J...

Heal, Ambrose (1872–1959)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British furniture designer and businessman, Heal attended Marlborough College and the Slade School of Fine Art and then was apprenticed to the Warwick cabinetmakers Collier and Plucknett, followed by the London furnishers Graham and Biddle....

Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent (1872–98)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British author and graphic illustrator associated with the Aesthetic Movement and Art Nouveau, Beardsley received little artistic training, save night classes at the Westminster School of Art (1892). He provided numerous illustrations...

Gimson, Ernest William (1864–1919)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Gimson was a British furniture designer, craftsman, and architect associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement, whose design demonstrated an understanding and application of traditional craft materials and skills, interest in high-quality...