Unidentified Structure [Ralph Jester House?]

Unidentified Structure [Ralph Jester House?]

Part of


  • Lloyd Wright (creator)
  • Lloyd Wright (architect)
  • Ralph Jester (client)


Unidentified Structure [Ralph Jester House?]

Dates of creation


Level of archival description

Series 4

Extent and Medium

  • 1 drawing

Scope and Content

Series documents an unidentified plan for a structure or structures on a hillside site, which is possibly for the built Ralph Jester House in Palos Verdes, California. Material in the series was possibly produced in 1949.

Series contains one sketch.

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    • Reference Number: DR1987:0503
    • Title: Ralph Jester House [?]: Site plan
    • Dates of creation: 1940s
    • Form: drawings


    • Lloyd Wright (draughtsman)
    • Lloyd Wright (architect)
    • Ralph Jester (client)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Technique and media:



    sheet: 30.3 x 43.2 cm

    Drawing Type:

    • line drawing
    • freehand drawing
    • sketch

    Method of Projection:

    • sketch plans (drawings)

    Point of View:

    • general view

    Physical Description:

    - Sheet is trimmed unevenly.


    numbered - by the architect's son ? in graphite, l.r.: "199" [job number; above the cancelled stamp] inscribed - by the draughtsman, in graphite, u.c.: "50 / 61" [sideways] inscribed - by the draughtsman ? in graphite, verso, u.r.: "Mr. Jester" [underlined]; l.r.: "VANDER LIP[sic] / CHAPEL SITE / -JESTER- / NOTES" stamped and numbered - l.r.: "243" [job number ? cancelled with graphite]


    United States


    • architecture

    Credit line:

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


    © Eric Lloyd Wright


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