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Pen Tray

This is a Pen tray. It was designed by Hector Guimard. We acquired it in 1962. Its medium is carved wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 26 x 6 x 1 cm (10 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed and dated, right front (carved): "Hector Guimard (signature) 1907"

Cite this object as

Pen Tray; Designed by Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942); carved wood; H x W x D: 26 x 6 x 1 cm (10 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in.); 1962-132-1

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