Charles Rennie Mackintosh was an architect, water colourist and artist born in Glasgow in 1868 and died in represented art nouveau in the UK. In this design he takes influence from the organic, colourful work that surrounds him.
Charles Rennie Mackintosh Japanese Witch Hazel, Walberswick, 1915 Japanese Witch Hazel (Hamamelis japonica) is grown for its winter display of flowers. The detached flower is shown at an enlarged scale to the rest of the drawing. The cartouche box.