He said: "It was wonderful to find so many books about Charles Rennie Mackintosh
, among the collection and I'm delighted they'll be such a benefit to Glasgow School of Art.
The blaze, which appears to have started when a projector exploded in the basement of the iconic Charles Rennie Mackintosh
building, caused extensive damage.
A fire on 23 May this year damaged the 1907-1909 section of the Mackintosh Building, which was designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh
in the late 19th century.
A blaze broke out in the Glasgow School of Art (Gsa) on 23 May, wrecking parts of its MACkintosh building, which was designed by acclaimed Scottish architect Charles Rennie MACkintosh
The art nouveau design, completed in 1909, is considered the master work of architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh
and contains some of his finest interiors.
Flames flared through the roof and windows of the sandstone Art Nouveau building, designed by architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh
and completed in 1909.
He said: "When I discovered Charles Rennie Mackintosh
and Frank Lloyd Wright, it changed my life.
The flower and the green leaf; Glasgow School of Art in the time of Charles Rennie Mackintosh
WHAT TO DO: Couples will love discovering the genius of architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh
The portraits on the other notes include the Nobel Prize winner Sir Alexander Fleming, who discovered penicillin, on the [pounds sterling]5; the above-mentioned Robert Burns on the [pounds sterling]20: the doctor and suffragette Elsie Inglis on the [pounds sterling]50 and the world-renowned artist and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh
on the [pounds sterling]100.
At Edinburgh, he staged an memorable 1983 celebration of turn-of-century Vienna that focused on connections between the Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh
and leaders of the Jugendstil movement, incorporating music, drama and literature.
Works include those by designers Ron Arad, Charles Rennie Mackintosh
, Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles and Ray Eames, Philippe Starck, and Frank O.
CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH
is responsible for one of the most distinctive styles of the 20th century and the appeal of his work continues to grow every year.
Auchenbothie Lodge, in Kilmacolm, was designed by world-famous architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh
and built in 1901.
Some might find it unusual that the show only features two objects from Scotland's Charles Rennie Mackintosh
- an armchair and a linen press - since he is one of the most famous of all Arts and Crafts designers.