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View of the foundation of the Assembly under construction with the High Court in the background, Chandigarh, India
Part of:
People:
  • Pierre Jeanneret (archive creator)
  • Pierre Jeanneret (photographer)
  • Jeet Malhotra (photographer)
  • Le Corbusier (architect)
Title:

View of the foundation of the Assembly under construction with the High Court in the background, Chandigarh, India

Date:

1955

Form:
photographs
Quantity / Object type:
1 photograph(s)
Technique and media:

Gelatin silver print mounted on board

Dimensions:

composition: 28,8 × 32,5 cm secondary support: 28,8 × 32,5 cm

Reference number:

ARCH265495

Physical characteristics and technical requirements:

-- There is evidence of minor scratching in the negative.

Inscription:

Inscribed by unknown hand, on secondary support, verso, in blue ink: FOUNDATIONS OF ASSEMBLY BUILDING IN THE FORE-GROUND & VIEW OF [CROSSED OUT] FROM SOUTH WEST OF HIGH COURT . IN THE REAR : CHANDIGARH / ARCHITECT : LE - CORBUSIER . / PHOTO : JEET MALHOTRA .; and numbered, in graphite: 11

Location:

Chandigarh India

Subject Descriptive Terms:
  • construction
  • construction workers
  • foundation (structural element)
Credit line:
Fonds Pierre Jeanneret
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Jacqueline Jeanneret/
Gift of Jacqueline Jeanneret
General note:
  • This photograph was part of a group of images about Chandigarh that were enlarged, mounted on board, and presented in an exhibition in 1971 at the musée des Beaux-Arts, Besançon, France.
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