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Centro direzionale di Firenze

Centro direzionale di Firenze

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People

  • Aldo Rossi (architect)
  • Gianni Braghieri (architect)
  • Carlo Aymonino (architect)
  • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

Title

Centro direzionale di Firenze

Dates of creation

1972-1976

Level of archival description

File 41

Extent and Medium

  • 60 drawings
  • 3 reprographic copies

Scope and Content

File documents an unsuccessful competition entry for a business district in Florence, Italy. Material in this file was mainly produced between 1972 and 1976.

File contains reference drawings, conceptual drawings, design development drawings and presentation drawings.

Reference Number

AP142.S1.D41

Location

Prato Italy

Language of material

Documents are in Italian.

Related units of description

  • Other CCA objects related to this project, but which are not part of the Aldo Rossi Fonds, are drawings DR1987:0141 - DR1987:0173.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P1
    • Title: Aerial photograph and maps of Florence
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver print and annotated reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 66 x 83 cm (26 x 32 11/16 in.) sheet (largest): 127 x 93 cm (50 x 36 5/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0060 XL

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P2
    • Title: Plan, elevations and perspectives
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper, reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 50 x 46 cm (19 11/16 x 18 1/8 in.) sheet (largest): 54 x 120 cm (21 1/4 x 47 1/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0060 XL

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P3
    • Title: Floor plans, site plans, elevations, perspectives and several axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 4

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    35 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development

    Technique and media:

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

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 24 x 33 cm (9 7/16 x 13 in.) sheet (largest): 78 x 142 cm (30 11/16 x 55 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0060 XL

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P4
    • Title: Plan, site plan, elevation, sections, axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 6

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies, some enhanced with colour

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 60 x 62 cm (23 5/8 x 24 7/16 in.) sheet (largest): 116 x 105 cm (45 11/16 x 41 5/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0060 XL

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P5
    • Title: Perspective, axonometrics, site plans, sections and elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 121 x 122 cm (47 5/8 x 48 1/16 in.) sheet (largest): 120 x 133 cm (47 1/4 x 52 3/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0064 XXL

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    • Reference Number: AP142.S1.D41.P6
    • Title: Site plans, plans, elevations, perspectives and axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Aldo Rossi (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper and on reprographic copies, some enhanced with chalk

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 120 x 120 cm (47 1/4 x 47 1/4 in.) sheet (largest): 121 x 134 cm (47 5/8 x 52 3/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Aldo Rossi fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    142-0064 XXL

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