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Balustrade from the Paris Metro

A work made of cast and painted iron.

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  • A work made of cast and painted iron.

Date:

c. 1900

Artist:

Hector Guimard
French, 1867-1942
Paris, France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Hector Guimard (Designer)

Title

Balustrade from the Paris Metro

Place

France (Object made in)

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.

1895–1905

Medium

Cast and painted iron

Dimensions

48.3 × 88.9 × 10.2 cm (19 × 35 × 4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased from: Lillian Nassau, Inc., New York; puchased with funds provided by Bessie Bennett

Reference Number

1973.383

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