LE CORBUSIER (Swiss, 1887-1965)Untitled, 1937Washed pastel on paper laid on board8-1/4 x 12-1/8 inches (20.8 x 30....
Auction amount: $25,000.00
Sold: Mar 31, 2015
Birth Place: La Chaux-de-Fonds (NeuchChatel canton, Switzerland)
Born 6 October 1887 as Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, he adopted the pseudonym "Le Corbusier" in 1920 when he was active as architect and theorist; he used the pseudonym for his paintings from 1930 on. Le Corbusier emigrated to France in 1917 and was naturalized in 1930. Born into a family of horologists and enamelers, he studied at école d'Art in Chaux-de-Fonds, but was largely self-taught in painting and architecture through study trips. In the 1920s, he emerged as the most important architect of the "International Style" in France. He established the Fondation Le Corbusier in Paris which allowed his personal library and archives to be cared for and available to scholars.
Le Corbusier Original Art Values Sold at Auction
LE CORBUSIER (Swiss, 1887-1965) Untitled, 1937 Washed pastel on paper laid on board 8-1/4 x 12-1/8 inches (20.8 x 30....
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
LE CORBUSIER (Swiss, 1887-1965) Les Oiseaux, 1953 Color etching 16-1/4 x 12-1/4 inches (41.3 x 31.1 cm) Ed. 55/130 ...
Wednesday, October 7, 2009
Le Corbusier (1887-1965) Portrait, 1960 Lithograph in colors on wove paper 28 x 23-5/8 inches (71.1 x 59.9 cm) (image...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Le Corbusier (1887-1965) Les Huits, pl. 2, from Europäische Graphik IX , 1969 Lithograph in colors on Arches paper 19...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
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