Drawing, Design for the Facade of Societé Immobilière de la Rue Modern, No. 6, 1909
Pen and black ink, graphite on heavy tracing paper.
Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard. 1950-66-12.
- Architect: Hector Guimard
What is this?
Front elevation of a facade of a six story apartment house, with brick window surrounds indicating art nouveau fluidity. Front door and balconies on the upper floors show intricate iron work. Windows on ground level have simpler treatments. Attic is indicated at top of sheet showing four chimneys and dormer windows. Inscriptions on top and lower right.