House V
Part of:
  • Peter D. Eisenman, Architect (creator)
  • Peter D. Eisenman, Architect (architectural firm)
  • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)

House V


1971-1974, 1987, predominant 1971-1974

Level of archival description:
File 13
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 176 drawings including reprographic copies
    3 sketchbooks
Scope and content:
File documents an unexecuted project for House V. Material in this file was produced between 1971 and 1974 and in 1987.

Documents include fourteen conceptual sketches by Eisenman (DR1994:0133:001-014); other conceptual drawings, mostly by members of Eisenman's office (DR1994:0133:014-131); and a partial set of presentation drawings (DR1994:0133:133-135).

File contains conceptual drawings, including plans, elevations, sections, axonometrics, and perspectives - many graphite and some black felt-tip pen on tracing paper; sketchbooks - mostly black felt-tip pen on tracing paper; and one manuscript - graphite on ruled paper. Design development drawings include one plan - graphite on tracing vellum. Presentation drawings include plans, and one elevation - all pen and black ink on mylar.
Reference number:


Language of material:
  • Documents are in English.
Related units of description:
  • Conceptual drawings DR2000:0048:008-009, in file AP143.S4.D14, are related to files AP143.S4.D13 and AP143.S4.D16.

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