Scottish section for the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin

M201 Scottish section for the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin

Address: Parco di Valentino, Turin, Italy
Date: 1901–2
Authorship: Authorship category 1 (Mackintosh) (Mackintosh)

Principal published and unpublished sources.

Published

Books

  • Roger Billcliffe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings and Interior Designs, Moffat, Dumfriesshire: Cameron & Hollis, 4th edn, 2009, pp. 138–42
  • Rossana Bossaglia, Ezio Godoli and Marco Rossi, Torino 1902: Le Arti Decorative Internazionali del Nuovo Secolo, Milan: Fabbri Editori, 1994
  • Annette Carruthers, ' "The Necessities and Beauties of Life": The 3-D Designs of Macdonald and McNair', in Pamela Robertson, ed., Doves and Dreams: The Art of Frances Macdonald and J. Herbert McNair, Aldershot, Hants: Lund Humphries, 2006, pp. 69–79
  • Robert Judson Clark, 'Olbrich and Mackintosh', in Patrick Nuttgens, Mackintosh and his Contemporaries in Europe and America, London: Murray, 1988, pp. 98–112
  • Alan Crawford, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, London: Thames & Hudson, 1995, pp. 95–9
  • Francesca Frantini, Torino 1902. Polemiche in Italia sull'Arte Nuova, Turin: Martano Editore, 1970
  • Janice Helland, ' "Decidely Artistic": The Rooms of Frances Macdonald and J. Herbert McNair', in Pamela Robertson, ed., Doves and Dreams: The Art of Frances Macdonald and J. Herbert McNair, Aldershot, Hants: Lund Humphries, 2006, pp. 56–67
  • Thomas Howarth, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 2nd edn, 1977, pp. 163–7
  • Juliet Kinchin and Pamela Robertson, 'La Sezione Scozzese', in Rossana Bossaglia, Ezio Godoli and Marco Rossi, Torino 1902: Le Arti Decorative Internazionali del Nuovo Secolo, Milan: Fabbri Editori, 1994, pp. 531–40 (draft copy)
  • Vittorio Pica, L'Arte Decorativa all'Esposizione di Torino, La Sezione Scozzese, Bergamo, 1902, pp. 211–34
  • Pamela Robertson, 'Doves and Dreams: Life and Art in Glasgow and Liverpool', in Pamela Robertson, ed., Doves and Dreams: The Art of Frances Macdonald and J. Herbert McNair, Aldershot, Hants: Lund Humphries, 2006, pp. 44–7
  • Riccardo Spigliati, Guida della prima Esposizione internazionale d'Arte Decorativa moderna, Turin: Matteo Artale, 1902
  • Report of the Exhibition Jury, pp. 135–7. Translated in 1992 by Dennis Mooney, University of Glasgow department of Italian.
  • L'Exposition internationale des arts décoratifs modernes ŕ Turin, Darmstadt: Alexander Koch, 1902

Journals

  • Efisio Aitelli, 'Esposizione internationale d'arte decoratva moderna in Torino', Natura ed Arte, 9, 1 October 1902, pp. 620–3
  • Leonardo Bistolfi, 'L'Arte decorativa moderna', conference announcement, L'Arte decorativa moderna, 1, May 1902, pp. 143–4
  • Walter Crane, 'Decorative Art at Turin', Art Journal, 1902, pp. 227–30, 259–62
  • 'Kritische Umschau', Innendekoration, 13, 1902, p. 230
  • Walter Crane, 'Modern Decorative Art at Turin: General Impression', Magazine of Art, 25, 1902, pp. 488–93
  • 'The First Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art at Turin – The Scottish Section', Studio, 26, 1902, pp. 91–103
  • Richard A. Etlin, 'Turin 1902: The Search for a Modern Italian Architecture', Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts, 13, Summer 1989, pp. 94–109
  • W. Fred, 'Die Turiner Ausstellung', Dekorative Kunst, 5, 1902, pp. 405–6 (illustrations continue to p. 415)
  • Georg Fuchs, 'Mackintosh und die Schule von Glasgow in Turin', Deutsche Kunst und Dekoration, 10, 1902, pp. 575–98
  • Leopold Gmelin, 'Die I. internationale Ausstellung für moderne dekorative Kunst in Turin 1902', Kunst und Handwerk, 52, 1902, pp. 293–316
  • Roger Marx, 'L'Exposition internationale d'Art décoratif ŕ Turin', Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 28, 1 December 1902, pp. 507–10
  • Alfredo Melani, 'L'Art Nouveau at Turin', Architectural Record, 1902, pp. 739–40
  • Alfredo Melani, 'L'Esposizione d.Arte Decorativa odierna in Torino, V, Inghilterra e Scozia', L'Arte Italiana Decorative e Industriale, 11, August 1902, pp. 63–8
  • Alfredo Melani. 'Di fronda in fronda, Luce e Arte', Arte e Storia, 21, 1 October 1902, p. 126
  • Ugo Ojetti, 'L'Arte Nuova a Torino', Corriere della Sera (Milan), 20–21 June 1902
  • Morna O'Neill, 'Rhetorics of Display: Arts and Crafts and Art Nouveau at the Turin Exhibition of 1902', Journal of Design History, 20, Autumn 2007, pp. 205–25
  • Anna L. Plehn, 'Erste internationale Ausstellung für moderne dekorative Kunst in Turin', Kunstgewerbeblatt, 14, 1903, pp. 1–20
  • Jules Rais, 'A propos de L'Exposition de Turin', La Lorraine Artiste, 4, 15 February 1903, pp. 55–62
  • Pamela Robertson 'The McNairs in Turin', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 90, Spring 2006, pp. 23–5
  • William Scott, 'The First International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin, 1902', Journal of the Royal Institute of British Architects, 9, 27 September 1902, pp. 486–8
  • Gustave Soulier, 'L'Exposition internationale d'Art décoratif moderneŕ Turin', L'Art Décoratif, June 1902, pp. 129–30
  • Enrico Thovez, 'The First Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art at Turin', Studio, 26, 1902, pp. 45–7
  • M.-P. Verneuil, 'L'Exposition d'Art décoratif moderne ŕ Turin', Art et Décoration, 12, July – December 1902, pp. 86–9
  • 'Cronaca: La 1a Esposizione internazionale d'Arte decorativa moderna', L'Arte decorativa moderna, 2, February 1902, pp. 1–2
  • 'Cronaca: L'inaugurazione della 1a Esposizione internazionale d'Arte decorativa moderna', L'Arte decorativa moderna, 3, March 1902, pp. 1–2
  • Arte e Storia, 20, 5–15 May 1902, p. 64
  • 'Turin Decorative Art Exhibition', Glasgow Herald, 27 February 1902, p. 7
  • 'Turin Exhibition', Glasgow Herald, 10 May 1902, p. 3

Unpublished

  • Glasgow School of Art Archive: letter from Francis H. Newbery to exhibition executive committee and balance sheets, April 1903
  • Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien, Kunstsammlung und Archiv, letter from Fritz Waerndorfer to Josef Hoffmann, 29 April 1902, Inv. Nr. 3997
  • Berlin, Werkbundarchiv, Museum der Dinge: Hermann Muthesius Estate, letter from Charles Rennie Mackintosh to Hermann Muthesius, 16 April 1900