Additions and alterations to 78 Derngate, Northampton

M333 Additions and alterations to 78 Derngate, Northampton

Address: 78, Derngate, Northampton NN1 1UH
Date: 1916–17
Client: Wenman J. Bassett-Lowke
Authorship: Authorship category 3 (Office with Mackintosh) (Office with Mackintosh)

Principal published and unpublished sources.

Published

Books

  • Janet Bassett-Lowke, Wenman Joseph Bassett-Lowke, Chester: RailRomances, 1999
  • Roger Billcliffe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings and Interior Designs, Moffat, Dumfriesshire: Cameron & Hollis, 4th edn, 2009, pp. 267–94, 309–14
  • Alan Crawford, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, London: Thames & Hudson, 1995, pp. 167–76
  • Alan Crawford & Janet Bassett-Lowke, C. R. Mackintosh: The Chelsea Years, 1915–1923, exh. cat., Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow 1994, pp. 6–8, 19–30
  • Thomas Howarth, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 2nd edn, 1977, pp. 199–204
  • Perilla Kinchin, 78 Derngate Northampton, guidebook, Northampton: 78 Derngate Trust, 2005; 2nd edn 2010
  • Robert Macleod, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Architect and Artist, London: Collins, 1983, pp. 139–40
  • Northampton Central Museum & Art Gallery, W. J. Bassett-Lowke: A Model World, Northampton: Northampton Borough Council, 1999; 2nd edition, 78 Derngate Northampton Trust, 2004
  • Nikolaus Pevsner and Bridget Cherry, Northamptonshire, New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2002, 3rd edn, p. 333, 346
  • Gavin Stamp, 'The London Years', in Wendy Kaplan, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, New York and London: Abbeville Press, 1996, pp. 207–13
  • Andrew McLaren Young, Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868–1928): Architecture, Design and Painting, exhibition catalogue, Edinburgh: Edinburgh Festival Society and Scottish Arts Council, 1968, p. 43

Journals

  • Oliver Bradbury, 'Harold Moore Scrivener and the Purchase of 78 Derngate, Northampton', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 81, Autumn 2001, pp. 5–6
  • Oliver Bradbury, 'The Garden Elevation of No. 78 Derngate within the Context of Pre-Corbusian Modernism', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 86, Spring 2004, pp. 3–4
  • Louise Campbell, 'A Model Patron: Bassett-Lowke, Mackintosh and Behrens', Journal of the Decorative Arts Society, 10, 1986, pp. 1–9
  • Perilla Kinchin, 'Mackintosh's bedrooms for Bassett-Lowke', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 82, Spring 2002, pp. 3–6
  • Sylvia Pinches, 'Derngate Redivivus: The Restoration of 78 Derngate', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 86, Spring 2004, pp. 5–8
  • 'New Insides for Old Houses', Berger's Mercury, May–June 1918, pp. 17–23
  • 'Now and Then: A Transformation', Ideal Home, August 1920, pp. 53–5; September 1920, pp. 92–5

Unpublished

  • W. J. Bassett-Lowke, 'Brief Outline', typescript, 22 August 1939
  • Hiroaki Kimura, 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Architectural Drawings', unpublished PhD thesis, University of Glasgow, 1982, pp. 59–61; pp. 250–55
  • Andrea Peach, 'W. J. Bassett-Lowke and the Patronage of Modern Design in England, 1900–1939', unpublished MA thesis, Victoria & Albert Museum/Royal College of Art, 1998 (notes from thesis supplied by Perilla Kinchin, October 2011)
  • Susan Wheeler, 'The Bassett-Lowke Houses, Northampton, 1916–25', unpublished thesis, Architectural Association, 1965 (notes from thesis supplied by Perilla Kinchin, October 2011)
  • The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: letters from Bassett-Lowke to Mackintosh, 31 July 1916, GLAHA 41411; 2 November 1916, GLAHA 41414; 11 January 1917, GLAHA 52357; 12 January 1917, GLAHA 41984; 14 January 1917, GLAHA 41985; 29 June 1918, GLAHA 41542
  • University of Toronto, Robards Library: Thomas Howarth Collection, letters from W. J. Bassett-Lowke to Thomas Howarth, 3 July 1944; 12 March 1946; 16 March 1946, B2000–0002, box 30, file 13
  • Victor Hatley, Alexander Anderson 1866–1935, biographical notes, Northamptonshire Record Office, July 1989
  • John McAslan + Partners, 'Conservation Schedule for no. 78 Derngate', 78–80 Derngate, March 2002; revised July 2002