Druggist's Place, Vaults and Prison House
Druggist's Place, Vaults and Prison House
Part of:
  • John Hejduk (architect)
  • John Hejduk (draughtsman)
  • John Hejduk (archive creator)

Druggist's Place, Vaults and Prison House




- This drawing is one of a group of 45 drawings and 4 collages, DR1988:0291:001 - DR1988:0291:049, for John Hejduk's 'Lancaster/Hanover Masque'. These include nine large, final drawings, DR1988:0291:041 - DR1988:0291:049, in which all of the structures that constitute the masque are represented, and forty smaller sketches and collages, DR1988:0291:001 - DR1988:0291:040, mostly for individual structures. All of the drawings and collages are published and illustrated, along with Hejduk's descriptions of the structures, in 'The Lancaster/Hanover Masque' (London: Architectural Association and Montréal: CCA, 1992).

Quantity / Object type:
1 collage(s)
Stage and Purpose:
  • theoretical drawing
Technique and media:

Black felt-tip pen and coloured wash on brown laid paper


sheet: 28,2 × 31,8 cm (11 1/8 × 12 1/2 in.)

Reference number:


Drawing Type:
  • line drawings
Method of Projection:
  • pictorial drawings
Physical characteristics and technical requirements:

- Four irregularly-shaped sheets of laid paper have been glued to a sheet of brown laid paper.


inscribed - by the draughtsman, in black felt-tip pen, b: "DRUG STORAGE"; and l.r.: "DRUGMAN"

  • architecture
  • theatre design
Credit line:
John Hejduk fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

© Estate of John Hejduk


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