This object is currently on display in room 206 as part of Hector Guimard. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1903

  • Work on this object ended.

2022

2023

  • You found it!

Fence, Fence Section from Castel Henriette,Sèvres, France

This is a fence. It was designed by Hector Guimard.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from The Museum of Modern Art as part of Hector Guimard.

It is dated 1899-1903. Its medium is wrought iron. It is a part of the department.

It is credited The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Joseph H. Heil, By Exchange and Agnes Gund, 960.2010.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 123.2 × 115.6 × 15.2 cm (48 1/2 in. × 45 1/2 in. × 6 in.)

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