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Documents personnels = Personal documents

Documents personnels = Personal documents

Part of

People

  • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
  • Pierre Jeanneret (creator)

Title

Documents personnels = Personal documents

Dates of creation

1883-1965

Level of archival description

Dossier 1

Extent and Medium

  • 0,01 m.l. de documents textuels
  • 39 photographies
  • 32 négatifs
  • 0,01 l.m. of textual records
  • 39 photographs
  • 32 negatives

Scope and Content

Le dossier porte sur les documents personnels de Le Corbusier. Le matériel dans ce dossier a été produit entre 1883 et 1965. Le dossier contient des documents textuels, des photographies des voyages de Le Corbusier en Italie et en Orient et des négatifs montrant le Couvent de La Tourette fait par Le Corbusier à Évreux, en France.

File documents the personal documents of Le Corbusier. The material in this file was produced between 1883 and 1965. The file contains textual records, photographs of Le Corbusier's trips to Italy and Orient and negatives showing Le Corbusier's Convent of La Tourette in Évreux, France.

Reference Number

AP156.S2.SS9.D1

Language of material

Les documents sont en français et anglais. The documents are in French and in English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265120
    • Title: Maquette containing a collection of published newspaper articles written by Charles-Édouard Jeanneret during a voyage to the Orient
    • Dates of creation: after 1911
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (author)
    • Le Corbusier (compiler)

    Description:

    During this 1911 voyage, Le Corbusier visited Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Istanbul, Mont Athos, Athenes, Pompéi and Pisa. These texts, written during his voyage, were first published as a series of articles in “Feuille d’Avis de la Chaux-de-Fonds,” the daily newspaper in Chaux-de- Fonds, Switzerland. Articles were later published posthumously in the book “Voyage d’Orient” (1966).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 scrapbook(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 book

    Dimensions:

    book: 23,4 × 17,1 × 0,08 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Clippings are glued into a recycled commercial catalogue showing sports apparel published in Zurich, Switzerland. - Catalogue text is written in German.

    Inscription:

    inscribed - on the cover in blue ink, u.c. and c.: "MAQUETTE / Voyage d'Orient / L/ C"

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-08

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • ARCH265120:008-009
      • Pages from a maquette containing a collection of published newspaper articles written by Charles-Édouard Jeanneret during a voyage to the Orient
      • Form: textual records
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    • Reference Number: ARCH268113
    • Title: Passport to the French Republic belonging to Le Corbusier
    • Dates of creation: 1962-1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)

    Description:

    Le Corbusier's passport from the French Republic containing the architects' Indian visas, among other stamps.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 artefact(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 artefacts

    Dimensions:

    book: 15,4 × 10,5 × 0,07 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Page 3 is signed by Le Corbusier. - Le Corbusier's photograph is missing from page 3.

    Inscription:

    dated, inscribed, numbered, signed, and stamped - by an unknown hand in ink, throughout; u.c.:"JEANNERET dit "LE CORBUSIER""; and l.c.:"710225" are inscribed on the first sheet of the passport. A portion of these inscriptions are visible through cut-outs on the passports' cover: "JEANNERET" and "710225"

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-01

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268116
    • Title: Textbook from a course on descriptive geometry taken by Le Corbusier, and two notebooks completed by Le Corbusier containing notes and exercises
    • Dates of creation: after 1909
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (subject)

    Description:

    Textbook:
    - Rochat, Octave (1909). “Cours de Géométrie analytique par Octave Rochat, première partie” (3rd ed). Lausanne.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.03 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-02

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268117
    • Title: Personal documents of Le Corbusier
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (subject)

    Description:

    Personal documents of Le Corbusier, including certificate of employment issued by the Government of Punjab (1959), vaccination booklets (“international certificates of vaccination”) and certificates (1950-1964), and a record of the decision rendered by the Préfet de la Seine concerning a claim presented by Pierre Jeanneret against Le Corbusier.

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268118
    • Title: Marriage certificate of Georges Édouard Jeanneret-Gris and Marie Charlotte Amélie Perret
    • Dates of creation: 11 May 1883
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Marie Charlotte Amélie Perret (subject)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 certificate(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 22 × 29,7 cm

    Document Type:

    • certificate

    Physical Description:

    - Fragile, torn around the edges and in the folds. - Document was previously folded.

    Inscription:

    dated, inscribed, signed, and stamped - by the Officer of Civil Status, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Swiss Confederation (Switzerland)

    Location:

    Switzerland

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-04

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268119
    • Title: Will and testament of Le Corbusier, including related correspondence (1929, 1965)
    • Dates of creation: 1929-1965
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (author)
    • Le Corbusier (subject)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-05

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268184
    • Title: Photographs by Charles-Édouard Jeanneret depicting his trips to Italy and the Orient
    • Dates of creation: 1907-1911
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (photographer)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 29 gelatin silver prints

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Related units of description:

    • Des épreuves tardives des photographies des voyages de Le Corbusier en Europe et en Orient sont cataloguées sous ARCH269487, ARCH274445 et ARCH274446. Des épreuves plus récentes sont cataloguées sous ARCH274242. Later prints of the photographs of Le Corbusier's travels in Europe and in the Orient are catalogued as ARCH269487, ARCH274445 et ARCH274446. Earlier prints are catalogued as ARCH274242.

    Folder Number:

    156-005-06

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268185
    • Title: Negatives showing The Convent of La Tourette, Eveux-sur-Arbresle, near Lyon, France. Negatives also show the view from the roof of a building on rue St-Léger
    • Dates of creation: after 1960
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Unknown (photographer)
    • Le Corbusier (architect)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • 32 negative film strips containing 192 black and white negatives

    Physical Description:

    - Original glassine envelopes were inscribed: "La Tourette," "Tourette," and "Toits rue St-Léger." Identifying information has been transferred from the original glassine envelopes to the photographic sleeves.

    Location:

    France

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-07

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268186
    • Title: Pages from the album “Nivola sur le Capitol” showing sketches and notes concerning Chandigarh, India
    • Dates of creation: after 1952
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Jacqueline Jeanneret (role unspecified)
    • Le Corbusier (artist)

    Description:

    10 reprographic copies of pages from the album “Nivola sur le Capitol” showing sketches and notes concerning Chandigarh, India. The Open Hand Monument is represented in one of the sketches. Labels were copied beside the album's pages. 8 copies are labelled “Nivola 1” and another is labelled “Nivola 2.” The label reproduced in another copy has been cut off, though it appears to read “Nivola 1.”

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Location:

    Chandigarh India

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-09

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268187
    • Title: Text concerning Architect Helena Syrkus’s memories of Le Corbusier
    • Dates of creation: after 19 September 1965
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (subject)

    Description:

    Polish translation of the text published in Warsaw in 1965 in Kultura, no. 38-119, 19 September 1965.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 typescript(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 21,2 × 29,9 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Bottom left corner of the first sheet is torn. - Top left corner of the first sheet has been torn and is missing. - Document is comprised of 6 sheets.

    Inscription:

    dated and numbered inscribed - by an unknown hand, possibly Helena Syrkus, throughout in black and blue ink signed - "Helena Syrkus"

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-10

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268433
    • Title: Quotation transcribed by Le Corbusier from "Le tiers livre" by writer François Rabelais
    • Dates of creation: 23 April 1956
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Le Corbusier (transcriptionist)

    Description:

    Quotation from "Le tiers livre" (1546) by François Rabelais transcribed by Le Corbusier April 23, 1956.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 manuscrit(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21,8 × 34,2 cm (8 9/16 × 13 7/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    dated

    Credit line:

    Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
    Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret

    Folder Number:

    156-005-41

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