Part of:
  • Cedric Price (exhibition designer)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)



1986-1987, 1993, predominant 1987

Level of archival description:
File 142
Extent and medium:
  • 23 photographs
    19 drawings
    6 panels
    3 models
    0.08 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
File documents a project for the design of an exhbition entitled 'Ancient and Modern' at the McAlpine Gallery of the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England. The exhibition featured ancient artifacts, alongside the works of two contemporary artists (Sidney Nolan and William Turnbull) and two contemporary architects (Cedric Price and Quinlan Terry). Material in this file was produced between 1986 and 1987, and in 1993, but predominantly in 1987.

File contains conceptual drawings, design development drawings, presentation panels, models, photographs, and textual records.
Reference number:


Materials in this series were kept in the original order in which they were received.

Oxford Oxfordshire England United Kingdom

Language of material:
  • English
Related units of description:
  • For additional materials related to this project, see file DR2004:0728 in project series AP144.S2.D114, Trafalgar, in this fonds.

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