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Drawing, Design for the Facade of Societé Immobilière de la Rue Modern, No. 6, 1909

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Hector Guimard. It is dated 1909 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is pen and black ink, graphite on heavy tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Madame Hector Guimard. It is credited Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard.

Its dimensions are

61.9 x 46.7 cm (24 3/8 x 18 3/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black ink with monogram, upper right: "G" in double circle; lower right: Hector Guimard.

It is inscribed

In ink, lower right across sheet: Dressé par l'Architecte Soussique / Paris le 20 novembre 1909; across top in black ink: SOCIETE IMMOBILIERE DE LA RUE MODERNE NO. 6; upper right in the attic space: "G" in double circle.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for the Facade of Societé Immobilière de la Rue Modern, No. 6, 1909; Architect: Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942); France; pen and black ink, graphite on heavy tracing paper; 61.9 x 46.7 cm (24 3/8 x 18 3/8 in.); Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard; 1950-66-12

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