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Piano Houses

Piano Houses

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People

  • John Hejduk (creator)
  • John Hejduk (architect)
  • John Hejduk (draughtsman)
  • John Hejduk (archive creator)

Title

Piano Houses

Dates of creation

[1954-1963]

Level of archival description

File 10

Extent and Medium

  • 34 drawings
  • 17 panels

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted project for four houses. Material in this file was produced between 1954 and 1963.

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

Reference Number

AP145.S2.D10

Language of material

Documents are in English.

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:001:001-015
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings for scheme A, including plans, elevations, sections, sketches, and details
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 15

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27 x 55 cm sheet (largest): 54 x 58 cm

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:002:001-015
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings for scheme B, including plans, elevations, and sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 15

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 41 x 53 cm sheet (largest): 52 x 60 cm

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:003:001-002
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings for scheme C, including an elevation and sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 45 x 49 cm sheet (largest): 50 x 57 cm

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:004:001-002
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings for scheme D, including elevations and sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 63 cm sheet (largest): 46 x 56 cm

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:005:001-004
    • Title: Plans, elevations, and axonometrics for schemes A and D
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 presentation panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panels: 77 x 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Panels have drawings on recto and verso.

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:005:005-008
    • Title: Elevations, a section, and axonometrics for schemes A and D
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 presentation panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panels: 77 x 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Panels have drawings on recto and verso.

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:006:001-004
    • Title: Plans, elevations, sections, and axonometrics for schemes B and C
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 presentation panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panels: 77 x 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Panels have drawings on recto and verso.

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:006:005-007
    • Title: Plans, elevations, and axonometrics for schemes B and C
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 presentation panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panels: 77 x 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Panels have drawings on recto and verso.

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: DR1998:0045:007:001-002
    • Title: Plans and sections for scheme D
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Hejduk (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 presentation panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panels: 77 x 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Panels have drawings on recto and verso.

    Credit line:

    John Hejduk fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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