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Seven Sketches of a City Apartment

A work made of pen and brown ink on tan wove paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / FLC

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  • A work made of pen and brown ink on tan wove paper.

Date:

c. 1922

Artist:

Le Corbusier
French, born Switzerland, 1887-1965

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Le Corbusier (Charles-Édouard Jeanneret)

Title

Seven Sketches of a City Apartment

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1912–1965

Medium

Pen and brown ink on tan wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower right, in graphite: "LeCorbusier 1922/front"; lower left, in pen and blue ink: "Roman"; inscribed, verso, center, upper center, in graphite: "La Roche" (?); center, lower center, in graphite: "La Roche" (?); center, lower left, in graphite: "17"; center, along bottom, in pen and blue ink: "Roman / L'homme..."; center, center right, in pen and blue ink: "Roman"; verso, upper right, in graphite: "La Roche" (?); verso, lower left, in graphite: "23"; verso, lower right, in graphite: "La Roche"(?); verso, lower right, in pen and blue ink: "Roman"

Dimensions

Folded: 25 × 16.3 cm (9 7/8 × 6 7/16 in.); Unfolded: 25 × 32.6 cm (9 7/8 × 12 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Hedwig B. Schniewind

Reference Number

1963.430

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / FLC

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