Weekdays: $35; members $17. Weekends: $45; members $22
About the Tour
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Take an in-depth tour of Marie Cuttoli: The Modern Thread from Miró to Man Ray for a revealing look at the pioneering entrepreneur Marie Cuttoli, who commissioned Picasso, Léger, and other celebrated artists to create designs for the tapestry workshops in Aubusson, France.
Learn how Cuttoli helped revive the French tapestry industry and drew the attention of Dr. Barnes, who became a vocal advocate and patron.
This painting by Le Corbusier . . .
Le Corbusier. Marie Cuttoli, 1936. Oil on cardboard. Courtesy of Fondation Le Corbusier, Paris. © F.L.C. / ADAGP, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2020
... became a tapestry in Cuttoli's hands.
Le Corbusier. Marie Cuttoli, Woven in Aubusson, 1936. Wool and silk. Courtesy of Fondation Le Corbusier, Paris. © F.L.C. / ADAGP, Paris / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 2020