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Paul Colin

La Machine a Calculer : Maquette., 1925

Gouache & ink on board.
27 1/2 × 19 5/8 in
69.9 × 49.8 cm
This is a unique work.
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Rennert’s Gallery
New York
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This is a maquette on behalf of the French production of Elmer Rice's 1923 play "The …

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This is a maquette on behalf of the French production of Elmer Rice's 1923 play "The Adding Machine," a landmark of American expressionism, which focuses on Mr. Zero, an accountant at a large, faceless company. After 25 years, he's replaced by an adding machine. Shocking and ironic drama ensues. An …

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Paul Colin
French, 1892–1955
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Paul Colin was a prolific master of Art Deco poster illustration. In his lifetime, Colin produced …

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Paul Colin was a prolific master of Art Deco poster illustration. In his lifetime, Colin produced book designs, theater sets, and costume designs in addition to over 1,900 posters. As a teenager, Colin apprenticed at a printing house before enrolling at L’École des Beaux-Arts, and he would later work in the company of …

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About the work
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This is a maquette on behalf of the French production of Elmer Rice's 1923 play "The …

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This is a maquette on behalf of the French production of Elmer Rice's 1923 play "The Adding Machine," a landmark of American expressionism, which focuses on Mr. Zero, an accountant at a large, faceless company. After 25 years, he's replaced by an adding machine. Shocking and ironic drama ensues. An …

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Paul Colin
French, 1892–1955
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Paul Colin was a prolific master of Art Deco poster illustration. In his lifetime, Colin produced …

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Paul Colin was a prolific master of Art Deco poster illustration. In his lifetime, Colin produced book designs, theater sets, and costume designs in addition to over 1,900 posters. As a teenager, Colin apprenticed at a printing house before enrolling at L’École des Beaux-Arts, and he would later work in the company of …

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Paul Colin

La Machine a Calculer : Maquette., 1925

Gouache & ink on board.
27 1/2 × 19 5/8 in
69.9 × 49.8 cm
This is a unique work.
Sold
location
New York
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