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Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy

Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy

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People

  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (creator)
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
  • Ove Arup & Partners (engineering firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy

Dates of creation

1973-1989, predominant 1984

Level of archival description

File 67

Extent and Medium

  • 425 drawings
  • 3 models
  • 2 reprographic copies
  • 2 ring binders
  • 1 set
  • 0.09 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 0.25 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted project for a new public library and garden in Latina, Italy. The proposal integrates a former hospital and a garage built in the 1930s. Material in this file was produced between 1973 and 1989.

File contains a few reference drawings, several conceptual and design development drawings as well as presentation drawings. Photographic materials include views of models by John Donat Photography and by Kandor Modelmakers. File also contains textual records, study models and a presentation model.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D67

Location

Latina Italy

Language of material

Documents are in English and Italian.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P1
    • Title: Cadastral map and land survey
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 61 x 122 cm (24 x 48 1/16 in.) sheet (largest): 86 x 130 cm (33 7/8 x 51 3/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0003 XL

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P2
    • Title: Floor plans, elevations, some rendered, sections and axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 4

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    32 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies, some enhanced with coloured pencil, some with graphite, coloured pencil and ink, some translucent paper overlays

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 30 cm (8 1/4 x 11 13/16 in.) sheet (largest): 42 x 60 cm (16 9/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0250

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P3
    • Title: Site and floor plans, elevations, sections and axonometrics, including rendered axonometrics for skylight drums
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    44 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies, some enhanced with coloured pencil, some reprographic copies overlays

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 22 x 17 cm (8 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.) sheet (largest): 84 x 119 cm (33 1/16 x 46 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0255

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P4
    • Title: Conceptual sketches and design development drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    conceptual sketches and design development drawings for structure and mechanical systems by Ove Arup & Partners, including floor plans, sections and axonometrics

    Quantity / Object type:

    18 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawing

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and ink on paper and translucent paper, reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 30 cm (8 1/4 x 11 13/16 in.) sheet (largest): 26 x 110 cm (10 1/4 x 43 5/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0253

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P5
    • Title: No title
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 set(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 30 x 42 cm (11 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0251

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P6
    • Title: Early conceptual and design development drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 8

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    early conceptual and design development drawings, mostly sketches for overall scheme, including plans, elevations and axonometrics

    Quantity / Object type:

    72 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawing

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and ink on paper and translucent paper, reprographic copies, some with graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 16 x 20 cm (6 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 30 x 42 cm (11 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0252

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P7
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 11

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    conceptual and design development drawings, including several sketches and schematic site and floor plans, sections, elevations, axonometrics and perspectives

    Quantity / Object type:

    222 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawing

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and ink on paper and translucent paper, reprographic copies, some enhanced with coloured pencil, some with graphite and ink, some reprographic copies overlays

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 15 x 21 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.) sheet (largest): 26 x 30 cm (10 1/4 x 11 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0249

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P8
    • Title: No title
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 ring binder(s)

    Dimensions:

    ring binder: 32 x 47 x 6 cm (12 5/8 x 18 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)

    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.D67.P9
    • Title: Site and floor plans, elevations, sections, details and axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    37 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 42 x 60 cm (16 9/16 x 23 5/8 in.) sheet (largest): 85 x 119 cm (33 7/16 x 46 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0254

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D67.P10
    • Title: No title
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 ring binder(s)

    Dimensions:

    ring binder: 32 x 44 x 6 cm (12 5/8 x 17 5/16 x 2 3/8 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.D67.P11
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • 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

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0,03 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.D67.P12
    • Title: Views of 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: 0,03 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.D67.P13
    • Title: Views of presentation model
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 transparency(ies)

    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.D67.P14
    • Title: Documentary photographs, views of site, study and presentation models
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints, chromogenic colour prints, negatives

    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.D67.P15
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 negative(s)

    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.D67.P16
    • Title: Report and reprographic copies of drawings of existing building
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 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.D67.P17
    • Title: Map, report, transparencies
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 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.D67.P18
    • Title: Photographs and reprographic copies of drawings, clippings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,03 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.D67.P19
    • Title: Books, photographs of site, maps, correspondence, draft contracts, reports
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,05 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.D67.P20
    • Title: Reprographic copies of reference drawings
    • Form: textual records
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    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 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.D67.P21
    • Title: Correspondence, programme, clippings, photographs of a study model and of drawings
    • Form: textual records
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    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,03 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.D67.P22
    • Title: Textual records including contract, maps, booklets, photographs of drawings and correspondence
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,07 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.D67.P23
    • Title: Reports and reprographic copies of drawings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 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.D67.P24
    • Title: Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy: study model
    • Dates of creation: 1979 -1985
    • Form: models

    People:

    • Unknown (model maker)
    • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site model

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 study model(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • study model

    Technique and media:

    Wood

    Dimensions:

    model (largest): 4,2 x 33,6 x 21,9 cm

    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.D67.P25
    • Title: Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy: study model
    • Dates of creation: 1979 -1985
    • Form: models

    People:

    • Unknown (model maker)
    • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site model

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 study model(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • study model

    Technique and media:

    Wood

    Dimensions:

    model (largest): 4,2 x 21,8 x 33,6 cm

    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.D67.P26
    • Title: Biblioteca pubblica, Latina, Italy: presentation model
    • Dates of creation: 1979 -1985
    • Form: models

    People:

    • Kandor Modelmakers Limited (model maker)
    • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site model

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 presentation model(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation model

    Technique and media:

    Cardboard, wood and plastic

    Dimensions:

    model (largest): 20 x 97 x 64 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Model composed of a base and a cover.

    Credit line:

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

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