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Stillman house I, interior and deck, 1950, from the Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986

Stillman house I, interior and deck, 1950

Item Information

Title: Stillman house I, interior and deck

Date: 1950

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Description: Photograph shows an interior room with floor to ceiling windows looking onto the deck of the house designed by Marcel Breuer for Rufus and Leslie Stillman. A woman (possibly Leslie Stillman) is reclining in a chair on the deck.

Note in German on verso (handwritten): Ueberwurf [?] dunkler so dass Ornamente zurucktreten.

First word is difficult to decipher, but a possible translation is "Plaid darker so that ornaments recede" (possibly referring to the pattern on the bedspread).

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Stillman house I, interior and deck, 1950 / Ben Schnall, photographer. Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11575