brise-soleilAteliers Jean Prouvé
corrugated aluminum, painted wood
70 w x 4¼ d x 107 h in (178 x 11 x 272 cm)
This brise-soleil is from a series of low-cost prefabricated school buildings designed by Prouvé in the Republic of Cameroon.
literature: Jean Prouvé, vol 2., Galerie Patrick Seguin and Sonnabend Gallery, ppg. 522-523 Jean Prouvé Complete Works, Volume 4: 1954-1984, Sulzer, ppg. 180-181 Jean Prouvé: The Poetics of the Technical Object, von Vegesack, ppg. 222-223