The Art Nouveau Metropolitain decoration

Metropolitain Art Nouveau wall decoration

Art Nouveau stylized subway entrances of the parisian underground, also called édicules (aedicula), were created and designed by the french architect Hector Guimard (1867-1942), after an open competition launched by the CMP (Compagnie du chemin de fer métropolitain de Paris), one of the ancestor of the actual RATP, the company…

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