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1942

  • Work on this object ended.

2003

  • We acquired this object.

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Card, Business Card of Hector Guimard, early 20th century

This is a Card. It was made for Hector Guimard. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 2003. Its medium is black ink on cream wove card stock. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Unknown donor: found in Collection. It is credited Gift of Unknown Donor.

It is inscribed

Printed on front of card in black ink: Hector Guimard / Ancien Professeur a l'Ecole Nationale des Arts Décoratifs / Ancien Vice-Président de la Sté des Artistes Décorateurs / Ancien Vice-Président de la Sté des Architectes Moderns/ 18,Rue Henri Heine.16 p. [at lower right corner]

Cite this object as

Card, Business Card of Hector Guimard, early 20th century; Made for Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942, active Paris, France, 1885–1929); black ink on cream wove card stock; Gift of Unknown Donor; 2003-1-1-c

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