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Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

Part of

People

  • Victor Prus (creator)
  • Victor Prus (archive creator)

Title

Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

Dates of creation

1984

Level of archival description

File 74

Extent and Medium

  • 171 drawings
  • 5 flats
  • 5 panels

Scope and Content

File documents Victor Prus's unrealized project for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal competition, in 1984. The file contains drawings, including conceptual, design development and presentation drawings, and presentation panels.

Reference Number

AP163.S2.SS1.D74

Location

Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265180
    • Title: Sketches for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal project competition
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Prus (architect)
    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists chiefly of sketches for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal project competition, in Montréal. There are also floor plans, elevations and several perspectives.

    Quantity / Object type:

    150 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and coloured pencil on tracing paper; black and blue ink on paper; black ink, graphite and transfer type on plastic films

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 12.6 × 7.7 cm sheet (largest): 83.7 × 118.1 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265652
    • Title: Elevations, sections, floor plans and perspectives for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal competition project
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Prus (architect)
    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of elevations, sections, floor plans and perspectives for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal competition project.

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 reprographic copy(ies)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Photocopies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 15 × 24.1 cm sheet (largest): 28 × 43 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265653
    • Title: Elevations, floor plans, sections and perspectives for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal competition project
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Prus (architect)
    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of elevations, floor plans, sections and perspectives for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal competition project.

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 flat(s)

    Technique and media:

    Flats and flat with goldenrod masking paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27.9 × 30.4 cm sheet (largest): 29.5 × 39.2 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265991
    • Title: Elevations, plans and floor plans for the Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Prus (architect)
    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Printed images with coloured pencil mounted on board

    Dimensions:

    panels: 59.4 × 84.2 × 2.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265987
    • Title: Sketches for the Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Victor Prus (architect)
    • Maria Prus (architect)
    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Description:

    Collage of 17 sketches of plans and elevations for the Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual

    Technique and media:

    Coloured pencil on tracing paper mounted on board covered with a plastic board

    Dimensions:

    panel: 61 × 122.3 × 0.7 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268065
    • Title: "Muse incarcerated": sketch prepared for an exhibition of projects submitted to the competition for the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Victor Prus (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing

    Technique and media:

    Coloured pencil and graphite on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.5 × 28 cm

    Credit line:

    Victor Prus fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Gift of Victor Prus/Don de Victor Prus

    Folder Number:

    163-25-02 S

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