Maison du Brésil (Paris, France) : General view of windows near elevator

Creator:
Costa, Lúcio, 1902-1998
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965
Published/Created:
Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris; 4, Avenue de la porte de Gentilly, Paris, Île-de-France, France
1957-1959 ; 2000 (restoration)
Date Depicted:
8/1/1993
1950 AD - 2010 AD
Materials:
concrete
glass
Notes:
Part of the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris, a private park and foundation in Paris. Since 1925, it has provided general and public services, including the maintenance of 23 residences for students and visiting academics in the Île-de-France region. The residences are organized mostly by nationality, although the residents in each maison are not necessarily from the country implied by the naming of the building. Students of 132 different nationalities were living in the Cité internationale in 2006.
Variant Titles:
Pavillon du Brésil
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Modern
Modernist
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
1A1-LC-PB-G1
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
dormitories (buildings) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architectural exteriors construction buildings; dwellings; dormitories (buildings)
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Base Collection
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
8/1/1993
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4152
OID:
10089496
PID:
digcoll:1835286