Drawing, Design for Rear Elevation, Castel d'Orgeval, Parc Beauséjour, Paris, France
This is a drawing. It was designed by Hector Guimard. It is dated 1904 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is pen and black, red ink, graphite on tracing paper . It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Madame Hector Guimard.
It is credited
Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard.
Its dimensions are
53.1 x 47.6 cm (20 7/8 x 18 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and black ink, at top: LE CASTEL D'ORGEVAL AU PARC DE BEAUSEJOUR / NO. 8 / PROPRIÉTÉ DE MR LAURENT / FAÇADE POSTÉRIEURE; at lower center: PARIS LE SEPTEMBRE 1904 / L'ARCHITECTE / Hector Guimard; building notations throughout
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for Rear Elevation, Castel d'Orgeval, Parc Beauséjour, Paris, France; Designed by Hector Guimard ((French, 1867–1942)); France; pen and black, red ink, graphite on tracing paper ; 53.1 x 47.6 cm (20 7/8 x 18 3/4 in.) ; Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard; 1950-66-5
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Opening Our Doors: Selections from the Design Resource Center.