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Sketches of Paris

Sketches of Paris

Part of

People

  • Melvin Charney (architect)
  • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

Title

Sketches of Paris

Dates of creation

1988

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 0.04 l.m. of textual records
  • 57 drawings (including 24 reprographic copies)
  • 40 photographic materials

Scope and Content

The project seres documents a series of ten sketches of Paris by Melvin Charney realized in 1988.

Reference Number

AP041.S1.1988.D1

Location

Paris France

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:047:011
    • Title: Plans and elevations titled "Paris - Croquis 5"
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes plans and elevations titled "Paris - Croquis 5". A label on the outside of the roll reads "Kingston Construction 1983", but this does not match the material in the roll.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 43.5 × 46 cm sheet (largest): 46.5 × 59.5 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-001-009R

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0015:009
    • Title: A sketch and a plan that are taped together, titled "Croquis 2"
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Consists of a sketch and a plan that are taped together, titled "Croquis 2". The drawings are wrapped around a large sheet of tracing paper with faint graphite marks reading "330 - 270 - 554", titled "Sherbrooke - Esplanade Frontenac - Place: Fragment Plan - 1:20 - 29 April 2003".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 46.3 × 43.2 cm sheet (largest): 92.2 × 137 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0015:010
    • Title: Plans and sketches with the titles "Croquis 1", "Paris Croquis 4" and "Croquis 3"
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 37.5 × 16.5 cm sheet (largest): 46.2 × 59.5 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled. Two of the drawings are taped together.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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