Villa Savoye, 1929-31
Concrete and plastered unit masonry
Photo by Christophe Jacquet under the GNU Free Documentation License
The Corcoran Gallery in DC recently opened an exhibition of Modernist art, and as I was browsing the online exhibition, I was struck by an image of this house in Poissy, France. I'm not normally a big fan of Le Corbusier, but the elegant simplicity of this design really appealed to me.