Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott - Design London Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | Phillips

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  • Exhibited

    'Spring 1990', The Fine Art Society, London, 2 April-4 May 1990

  • Literature

    Furniture made at the Pyghtle Works, Bedford by John P. White designed by M.H. Baillie Scott, Pyghtle Works sales catalogue, 1901, fig. 18
    J. Alfred Gotch, 'Modern Furniture', The Art Journal, January 1904, p. 133
    Adrian J. Tilbrook and Fischer Fine Art Limited, Truth, Beauty and Design: Victorian, Edwardian and Later Decorative Art, exh. cat., Fischer Fine Art Limited, London, 1986, p. 66, fig. 163
    The Fine Art Society Spring 1990, exh. cat, The Fine Art Society, London, 1990, illustrated p. 51, fig. 50


Rare and important 'Daffodil' dresser

circa 1901
Oak, bronze, painted wood, beech inlay.
168 x 170.4 x 58.5 cm (66 1/8 x 67 1/8 x 23 in.)
Executed by John P. White, The Pyghtle Works, Bedford, UK. Retailer's ivory label attached to the reverse incised with G.H. MORTON & SON, Ltd/BOLD STREET/LIVERPOOL.

£20,000 - 30,000 

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London Auction 21 September 2016