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1907

  • Work on this object began.

1956

  • We acquired this object.

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Frame (France), 1907

This is a Frame. It was designed by Hector Guimard. It is dated 1907 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is silvered cast brass, plate glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

Our curators have highlighted 5 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Spoon (USA), 1978
  • raised, cut, and molded silver.
  • Gift of Aaron Faber Gallery.
  • 1979-60-2

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 26.8 x 16.8 x 4 cm (10 9/16 x 6 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Incised in metal at lower right: Hector Guimard 1907

It is signed

Hector Guimard, 1909

Cite this object as

Frame (France), 1907; Designed by Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942, active Paris, France, 1885–1929); silvered cast brass, plate glass; H x W x D: 26.8 x 16.8 x 4 cm (10 9/16 x 6 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.); Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard; 1956-76-6-a/c

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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