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Hague Hole

Hague Hole

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People

  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)

Title

Hague Hole

Dates of creation

[1960]

Level of archival description

File 25

Extent and Medium

  • 7 drawings
  • 3 reprographic copies
  • 2 photographs
  • 0.01 l.m. textual record(s)

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted proposal for a truck transportable week-end house for a beach site in North Wales. Accordion-shaped extendible boxes with cross bracing are designed to be pulled out by car from a fixed central core onto structural rail sections levelled on jacks. The fixed central core consists of living, dining, kitchen and bathroom facilities. Some material in this file was published in 'Architectural Design', vol. 40, (October 1970), 511. File also contains measured drawings for unknown residence. Material in this file was produced in1960.

File contains conceptual drawings, measured drawings, photographic materials, and textual records.

Reference Number

AP144.S2.D25

Location

Wales United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Related units of description

  • Group DR1995:0188:104-123 in Fun Palace Project (AP144.S2.D46) contains one drawing related to this file.

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0179:003-005
    • Title: Plans, perspectives, and details including some with annotations and some thumbnail sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, wax crayon, and adhesive tape on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 24 x 30 cm sheet (largest): 39 x 50 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0179:006-008
    • Title: Sketches of plans, details, and perspective drawing
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink and watercolour on reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 39 x 51 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:0038
    • Title: Plan, perspective
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 6 x 9 cm sheet (largest): 13 x 11 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:0056
    • Title: Correspondence, sketches for furniture and shelves, and trade brochure
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1419
    • Title: Sketch plans, section and elevation, of unknown residence
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 measured drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • measured drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 15 cm sheet (largest): 21 x 29.5 cm

    Inscription:

    - One drawing in this group is titled "Hag Hole No 5".

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0179:001
    • Title: Study of adjustable legs for expandable portable house, Hague Hole
    • Dates of creation: 1960
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Cedric Price (architect)
    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    sketch plans, axonometric, and detail drawings with annotations

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Technique and media:

    Black ink and graphite encre noire et crayon graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 23,2 x 27,4 cm (9 1/8 x 10 13/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Location:

    Wales United Kingdom

    Subject:

    • architecture

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Copyright:

    © Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0179:002
    • Title: Plan of expandable portable house, Hague Hole
    • Dates of creation: 1960
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Cedric Price (architect)
    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    sketch plan

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, black ink, black pencil, brown wash and stamped ink crayon graphite, rayon noir, encre noire, lavis brun et tampon d'encre

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 38 x 50,9 cm (14 15/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Location:

    Wales United Kingdom

    Subject:

    • architecture

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Copyright:

    © Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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