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Jessie M King’s Toilet Set for Liberty

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Jessie M King’s Toilet Set for Liberty

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Free - Drop-in - no ticket required

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Tuesday 26 June 2018
2:00PM - 2:15PM

Jessie Marion King was a prolific artist and designer working in the Glasgow Style and the most commercially successful to emerge from Glasgow School of Art at the time. She skilfully applied her unique eye for design to a variety of media including book design and illustration, ceramics, jewellery and textiles. Join Assistant Curator, Hannah Willetts to find out more about the festoon-decorated silver and enamel toilet set Jessie M. King designed for Liberty’s of London in 1905, and learn more about the artist who would only draw from her imagination. 

Purchased with assistance from the Heritage Lottery Fund, 2004. © CSG CIC Glasgow Museums Collection.


Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AG

Open today 10:00am - 5:00pm

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