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Portfolios pour le projet de Chandigarh = Portfolios for Chandigarh projects

Portfolios pour le projet de Chandigarh = Portfolios for Chandigarh projects

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People

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

Title

Portfolios pour le projet de Chandigarh = Portfolios for Chandigarh projects

Dates of creation

1945-1960

Level of archival description

Dossier 33

Extent and Medium

  • 438 negatifs
  • 1 livre
  • 438 negatives
  • 1 livre

Scope and Content

Le dossier contient un portfolio, un dossier de dessins de Pierre Jeanneret et un ensemble de négatifs de dessins et de plans fait par Pierre Jeanneret et Marciej Nowicki daté entre 1945 et les années1960 et relatifs au projet architecturaux pour la ville de Chandigarh, en Inde. Nowicki était le chef architect nommé pour la nouvelle ville de Chandigarh. Il meurt en 1950 dans un accident d'avion lors de son retour de Chandigarh.

File contains a porfolio, a folder of drawings by Pierre Jeanneret and a group of negatives of drawings and plans by Pierre Jeanneret and Marciej Nowicki dated between 1945 and the 1960s and related to architectural project for Chandigarh, India. Nowicki was appointed chief architect of the new city of Chandigarh. He died in 1950 in a plane crash on his way home from Chandigarh.

Reference Number

AP156.S3.SS3.D33

Language of material

Les documents sont en français. The documents are in French.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH274442
    • Title: Negatives of drawings and diagrams for Chandigarh, India
    • Dates of creation: 1945-1960
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
    • Pierre Jeanneret (architect)
    • Matthew Nowicki (architect)
    • Le Corbusier (architect)

    Description:

    Group consists of negatives of drawings and diagrams of plans for Chandigarh, India, including plans of buildings by Pierre Jeanneret and Maciej (Matthew) Nowicki.

    Quantity / Object type:

    438 negative(s)

    Technique and media:

    Negative on acetate (35mm and 120 film)

    Dimensions:

    negative (smallest): 2,5 × 5,5 cm negative (largest): 5,5 × 5,5 cm sheets: 29,7 × 21,2 cm

    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:

    156-015-01

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    • Reference Number: ARCH264812
    • Title: Chandigarh houses, Volume 1
    • Dates of creation: circa 1959
    • Form: books

    People:

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

    Description:

    Presentation album containing plans, elevations and sections for various dwellings in Chandigarh, India, as conceived by Pierre Jeanneret and the Architects’ Office. Many plans are signed by Pierre Jeanneret. Album contains plans for the following house types:
    - House Type 2.J. (Minister’s House)
    - House Type 3F-C.
    - House Type 4D
    - House Type 3JB
    - House Type 5 J’A’
    - House Type 6D
    - House Type 6.J.
    - House Type 6.JB.
    - House Type 7F
    - House Type 7.S.
    - House Type 9J
    - House Type 10 P
    - House Type 12.J.C.
    - House Type 14D
    - House Type 14J
    - Standard design for 10 Marla
    - Standard design for 5 Marla
    - P.U.C. House Type V
    - P.U.C. House Type VI
    - P.U.C. House Type VII
    - P.U.C. House Type VIII-A

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    book: 29,7 × 42,8 × 0,5 cm (11 11/16 × 16 7/8 × 3/16 in.)

    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

    Copyright:

    © CCA

    Language of material:

    English

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