Spiral Notebook Petit Palais - Gate
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Spiral Notebook Petit Palais - Gate

Gate of the main entrance. # 646, November 20th, 1899 - Project Charles Girault (1851-1932) for the front door of the Petit Palais.

Spiral Notebook, 15 x 22 cm closed format - 164 non-lined pages - Paper vélin Distinction Douceur 90 g/m², the factory Lana, master papermaker since 1590 - Cover printed ...
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Number of pages :
164 non lignées / not lined
Maintenance :
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Artist :
Charles Girault (1851-1932)
Material :
Dimensions :
15 x 22 cm
Museum :
Petit Palais Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris
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Art movement :
20th century
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The artist

Charles Girault (1851-1932)

Charles Girault came from a modest background and started its carrer as locksmith before entering the Academy of Fine Arts in Paris. Talented, he won the prestigious Prix de Rome in 1880 and went to Italy to continue his training. He was a renowned architect and was commissioned with the construction of the Petit Palais for the Universal Exhibition of 1900. Charles Girault honored the commission with brio, the Petit Palais is thought as a "model museum" elegantly combining classical references, Art Nouveau style and technical innovations such as reinforced concrete.