Basic Site Details

Name: Lady Artists' Club, Blythswood Square
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Fancy fair may not have been within club - see also separate entry.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Club  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 15, Blythswood SquareYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41896  Interiors
Item 2 of 41908  Alterations for Lady Artists Club (front door and hall interiors)
Item 3 of 41929  Further alterations
Item 4 of 41934  Further alterations and decoration of Exhibition Hall

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 12Fred RowntreeArchitectA1895 Designs for Fancy Fair, with George Walton
Item 2 of 12George WaltonArchitectA1895 Designs for Fancy Fair, with Stark & Rowntree
Item 3 of 12Malcolm StarkArchitectA1895 Designs for Fancy Fair, with George Walton
Item 4 of 12Stark & RowntreeArchitectural practiceA1895 Designs for Fancy Fair, with George Walton
Item 5 of 12Fred RowntreeArchitectB1896 Gallery, with George Walton
Item 6 of 12George WaltonArchitectB1896 Gallery, with Stark & Rowntree
Item 7 of 12Malcolm StarkArchitectB1896 Gallery, with George Walton
Item 8 of 12Stark & RowntreeArchitectural practiceB1896 Gallery, with George Walton
Item 9 of 12Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectC1908 New entrance and interiors
Item 10 of 12Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceC1908 New entrance and interiors
Item 11 of 12Edith Mary Wardlaw Burnet Hughes (née Burnet)ArchitectD1929 Alterations
Item 12 of 12Edith Mary Wardlaw Burnet Hughes (née Burnet)ArchitectE1934 Further alterations and decoration of Exhibition Hall

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Lady Artists' Club 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Billcliffe, Roger1979Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs Guildford & London: Lutterworth Pressp197
Item 2 of 2Moon, Karen1993George Walton, Designer and Architect  pp40 & 42

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Bailie11 December 1895   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32975 
Item 2 of 5Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 3 of 5Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 339
Item 4 of 5Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Stark & Rowntree drawings, 2 April 1896
Item 5 of 5supplied by herselfEdith M Burnet Hughes Job List