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Hector Guimard

Balcony grille, 1909-1911

Cast iron
20 × 33 × 1 3/5 in
50.8 × 83.8 × 4 cm
Permanent collection
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York
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Museum purchase from the Members’ Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, …

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Museum purchase from the Members’ Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, 2011-28-1.

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Saint Dizier Foundry (St. Dizier, Champagne, France)
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Photo by Ellen McDermott © Smithsonian Institution.
Hector Guimard
French, 1867–1942
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The designer of several Metro stations in fin de siècle Paris, Hector Guimard created one of the …

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The designer of several Metro stations in fin de siècle Paris, Hector Guimard created one of the quintessential documents of French Art Noveau and remains the movement’s best-known proponent. Like his peers, Guimard rejected the domineering historicism in architecture and design, seeking to create a thoroughly modern …

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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York
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Museum purchase from the Members’ Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, …

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Museum purchase from the Members’ Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, 2011-28-1.

Manufacturer
Saint Dizier Foundry (St. Dizier, Champagne, France)
Image rights
Photo by Ellen McDermott © Smithsonian Institution.
Hector Guimard
French, 1867–1942
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The designer of several Metro stations in fin de siècle Paris, Hector Guimard created one of the …

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The designer of several Metro stations in fin de siècle Paris, Hector Guimard created one of the quintessential documents of French Art Noveau and remains the movement’s best-known proponent. Like his peers, Guimard rejected the domineering historicism in architecture and design, seeking to create a thoroughly modern …

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Hector Guimard

Balcony grille, 1909-1911

Cast iron
20 × 33 × 1 3/5 in
50.8 × 83.8 × 4 cm
Permanent collection
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