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Castle, Holy Island

RU d. and inscr. in pencil b.r. "THE CASTLE / HOLY ISLAND / JULY 1901" MACKINTOSH, Charles Rennie; (Scottish; 1868-1928) Mackintosh explored the island's sixteenth-century castle in a series of drawings in the early 1900s. In 1902 Edward Hudson, the proprietor of 'Country Life' magazine, purchased the castle and commissioned Edwin Lutyens to convert it into a comfortable home.
Mackintosh made a …