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Artwork

Artwork

Part of

People

  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (artist)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)

Title

Artwork

Dates of creation

1949-1958

Level of archival description

File 4

Extent and Medium

  • 15 drawings
  • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File contains artwork and other material produced approximately during Cedric Price's student years. File includes travel drawings, original poster designs, and other drawings not clearly related to architectural projects. File also includes work-for-hire material such as illustrations; designs for letterheads, advertisements and brochures; and architectural sketches of a kitchen for the firm C.B. Pearson & Son. Other architectural drawings include plans of a water garden for 41 Newport, Street, Oldham, possibly Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, and a blueprint of a "Design for a Lakeside Residence" dated to 1949. Material in this file was produced between 1949 and 1958.

File contains drawings and textual records.

Reference Number

AP144.S1.D4

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Related units of description

  • Group DR2006:0067 contains a dust jacket design that relates to University of Cambridge School of Architecture (AP144.S1.D1). Textual records DR2006:0060 contain material related to the Architectural Association School of Architecture (AP144.S1.D2).

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    • Reference Number: DR2006:0062
    • Title: Perspectives, possibly travel drawings, sketches of a kitchen for G.B. Pearson, and plan of Newport Street water garden
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, wax crayon and ink on reprographic copies, translucent paper and paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 30 cm sheet (largest): 24 x 29 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2006:0063
    • Title: Drawings, posters, letterhead designs, drawing samples panel
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    drawings, posters, letterhead designs, drawing samples panel, calligraphy samples panel, July-August 1950 issue of Staffordshire County Pictorial, and brochure

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2006:0067
    • Title: Posters, perspective of Great Shelford School, and dust jacket design for the University of Cambridge School of Architecture
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    posters, perspective of Great Shelford School, and dust jacket design for the University of Cambridge School of Architecture

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, paint, graphite, paper collage and crayon on paper and translucent paper, some mounted on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 36 x 40 cm sheet (largest): 68 x 54 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2006:0069
    • Title: Perspectives, travel drawings, and elevation
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, paint, graphite and crayon on paper, reprographic copy and cardboard, one mounted on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 26 cm sheet (largest): 33 x 39 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0171
    • Title: Newport Street water garden: Diagrammatic plan
    • Dates of creation: 1957
    • Form: drawings

    People:

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

    Description:

    This diagrammatic plan for a water garden adjacent to an existing house shows three fountains. Tile type, size and color are indicated in the key at the lower right include: quarry tiles, slate tiles, gold and blue mosaic tiles, and glazed tiles ranging in size from 4" x 4" to 8" x 8".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • schematic drawing

    Technique and media:

    Ink and adhesive film on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 32 x 40.5 cm

    Drawing Type:

    • line drawing
    • mechanical drawing (tool-aided drawing)
    • diagram

    Method of Projection:

    • scale drawing
    • plan (drawing)

    Point of View:

    • exterior view

    Location:

    United Kingdom

    Subject:

    • architecture
    • landscape 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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