Study for the illumination of the Eiffel Tower for the Exposition Internationale des Arts et des Techniques

 
Study for the illumination of the Eiffel Tower for the Exposition Internationale des Arts et des Techniques
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  • Title :     Study for the illumination of the Eiffel Tower for the Exposition Internationale des Arts et des Techniques
  • Artist:     André Granet Artist
  • Accession:     TD1993.110.2
  • Country:     France Paris
  • Date:     1937
  • Dimensions:     Inches 33-1/4 50-1/2, Centimeters 84.5 128.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Architecture/Architectural Design , Lighting/Lighting Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1993.110.2.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Architecture~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Gouache on paper rendering depicting lighting of the Eiffel Tower at night; worm's-eye view of the underside of structure illuminated; beams of light emanate from central exterior platform of structure.