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Topolski/Waterloo

Topolski/Waterloo

Part of

People

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

Title

Topolski/Waterloo

Dates of creation

1972-1973

Level of archival description

File 88

Extent and Medium

  • 10 reprographic copies
  • 3 drawings
  • 0.04 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents unexecuted proposals by Cedric Price and artist Feliks Topolski for an outdoor exhibition design, initially intended for Manfest 73, a festival organized by the City of Manchester, England. Due to delays in receiving final approval the proposals were withdrawn and alternate proposals were prepared for Waterloo Circus, in London, England. Feliks Topolski and Cedric Price also collaborated on an earlier project (see Sheffield Festival AP144.S2.D61). Material in this file was produced between 1972 and 1973.

File contains conceptual drawings and textual records.

Reference Number

AP144.S2.D88

Location

Greater Manchester England United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Related units of description

  • Group DR2004:1199 in Blackpool Project (AP144.S2.D81) contains material that relates to this file.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0262:001-002
    • Title: Plan and perspective view of Waterloo Circus, showing proposal
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink and wax crayon on translucent paper and reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 36 x 70 cm sheet (largest): 37.5 x 71.5 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: DR1995:0262:003
    • Title: Conceptual sketches with annotations, correspondence
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    conceptual sketches with annotations, correspondence, notes, clippings, photographs of site, design proposal for 'Manfest 73', reference drawing, meeting notes, drawing, estimates, negatives, publications, and portfolio catalogue

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    folder: 24 x 37.5 x 4 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: DR2004:1245
    • Title: Diagrams, perspective sketches, sketch plans, and elevations of proposals at Manchester
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    diagrams, perspective sketches, sketch plans, and elevations of proposals at Manchester, perspective views and sections of proposal at Waterloo Circus, panoramic views and exterior view of Waterloo Circus showing existing conditions

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, adhesive tape, and adhesive label on translucent paper, reprographic copies, and gelatin silver prints mounted on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 30 x 21 cm sheet (largest): 36.5 x 72 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1246
    • Title: Axonometric sketch
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 conceptual drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Technique and media:

    Ink and adhesive film on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 30 x 21 cm

    Credit line:

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

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