File documents an unexecuted project, the successful entry in a limited competition for three houses for Basil Mavrolean, his two sons and their families in London, England, United Kingdom. Material in this file was produced in 1957 and probably after.
File contains a map, presentation drawings, and photographic materials.
Title: Floor plans, elevations, and sections for the houses and site
Dates of creation: 1957
Catalogued items within this file 3
James Frazer Stirling (draughtsman)
James Gowan (draughtsman)
James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)
Quantity / Object type:
8 presentation drawing(s)
Stage and Purpose:
presentation drawings (proposals)
Extent and Medium:
Technique and media:
Graphite, coloured pencil, typescript, and black ink on translucent paper
sheet (smallest): 23 x 56 cm (9 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.)
sheet (largest): 61 x 76 cm (24 x 29 15/16 in.)
- The north elevation for the house number two was cut away from the presentation drawing number eight, and was originally in a mat stamped "Three Houses for B. Mavrolean Family. 1957". The drawing for the south elevation for house number one and the section for house number three, and the north elevation for the house number two, were respectively at the top and bottom of the presentation drawing number eight. The central part of this presentation drawing is absent. The hand-coloured west elevation of the three houses at Hyde Park Gate was cut away from the presentation drawing number nine, and was originally in a mat stamped "Three Houses for B. Mavrolean Family. 1957".
James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal