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Wallraf-Richartz Museum Competition

Wallraf-Richartz Museum Competition

Part of

People

  • James Stirling and Partner (creator)
  • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Wallraf-Richartz Museum Competition

Dates of creation

1974-1976

Level of archival description

File 44

Extent and Medium

  • 78 drawings
  • 14 reprographic copyies
  • 1 model
  • 0.14 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 0.14 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unsuccessful competition entry for the Wallraf-Richartz Museum and an urban redevelopment project in the historic centre of Cologne, Germany. Material in this file was produced between 1974 and 1976.

File contains mostly reference material and presentation drawings submitted for the competition or produced for publication purposes. File also contains photographic material, including views of model by John Donat Photography, as well as textual records and a presentation model.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D44

Location

Cologne Germany

Language of material

Documents are in English and German.

Related units of description

  • Photographic materials AP140.S2.SS7.D1.P2 also include information on file AP140.S2.SS1.D44.
  • File AP140.S2.SS4.D11 also includes information on file AP140.S2.SS1.D44.

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P1
    • Title: Cadastral maps, site plans, sections of existing buildings, large photomechanical print of photograph showing site
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies, photomechanical print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 64 x 54 cm (25 3/16 x 21 1/4 in.) sheet (largest): 101 x 157 cm (39 3/4 x 61 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0001XL

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P3
    • Title: Axonometric drawings for building and site
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets (smallest): 11 x 13 cm (4 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.) sheets (largest): 29,5 x 41,5 cm (11 5/8 x 16 5/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P4
    • Title: Sketch layouts for presentation drawings, site plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 6

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    sketch layouts for presentation drawings, site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, axonometrics and perspective

    Quantity / Object type:

    31 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on paper and translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 14.5 x 21 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.) sheet (largest): 117 x 102 cm (46 1/16 x 40 3/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - Some of the drawings have been removed from exhibition mats in which they were originally received.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P5
    • Title: Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany:
    • Dates of creation: 1975
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site and floor plans, elevations and sections submitted for competition

    Quantity / Object type:

    43 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies with ink

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 33 x 34 cm (13 x 13 3/8 in.) sheet (largest): 121 x 102 cm (47 5/8 x 40 3/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P6
    • Title: Views of presentation drawings produced for publication purposes
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0005

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P7
    • Title: Views of presentation drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P8
    • Title: Views of presentation drawings, competition programme, model
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Negatives, gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P9
    • Title: Mostly views of site model
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints, chromogenic colour prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P10
    • Title: Competition programme, architects' report, cartographic material, pamphlet
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.14 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P12
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Negatives

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P13
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Negatives

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P2
    • Title: Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany: conceptual sketches
    • Dates of creation: 1975
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    diagram and sketch of site plan

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21 x 8,6 cm

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0002

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D44.P11
    • Title: Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Cologne, Germany: competition model
    • Dates of creation: 1975
    • Form: models

    People:

    • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
    • Unknown (model maker)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 competition model(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • competition model

    Technique and media:

    Wood, paper, plastic and paint

    Dimensions:

    model (largest): 10,5 x 51,5 x 33 cm (4 1/8 x 20 1/4 x 13 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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