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Expandable house

Expandable house

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People

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

Title

Expandable house

Dates of creation

[1957 and after?]

Level of archival description

File 15

Extent and Medium

  • 9 textual records
  • 0.02 l.m. of photographic materials

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted project for a house in England, United Kingdom. Material in this file was produced in1957 and probably after.

File contains photographic materials and textual records.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D15

Location

England United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D15.P1
    • Title: Views by James Stirling of a no longer extant model of the house
    • Dates of creation: 1957 or after
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    views by James Stirling of a no longer extant model of the house, interior and exterior perspectives of the second and final stages, and of freehand sketch perspectives for the first and final stages of the house

    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:

    140-0428

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D15.P2
    • Title: Views by James Stirling of a no longer extant model of the house
    • Dates of creation: 1957 or after
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    views by James Stirling of a no longer extant model of the house, axonometrics and plans of the house at successive stages, interior and exterior perspectives of the second and final stages, and freehand sketch perspectives for the first and final stages of the house

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 negative(s)

    Dimensions:

    negatives: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0429

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D15.P3
    • Title: Plans, elevations and sections
    • Dates of creation: possibly April 1957
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    plans, elevations and sections; clippings are possibly from 'House and Garden' magazine, which published the project in April 1957

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 clipping(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (smallest): 8 x 7 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.) sheets (largest): 14 x 8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

    Document Type:

    • clippings

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-030

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D15.P4
    • Title: Three drafts and a final typescript of the architect's statement explaining the concept of the project
    • Dates of creation: 1957
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 set(s)

    Technique and media:

    Typescript and black ink

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 33 x 21 cm

    Document Type:

    • architect's statement

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0509

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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