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Picture Frame (France)

This is a Picture Frame. It was designed by Hector Guimard. We acquired it in 1956. Its medium is silvered cast brass, woven silk velvet on board, plate glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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Picture Frame (France); Designed by Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942); silvered cast brass, woven silk velvet on board, plate glass; 1956-76-7-a/c

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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