Item MC/A/12 - Model of Concert Hall, Glasgow International Exhibition

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MC/A/12

Title

Model of Concert Hall, Glasgow International Exhibition

Date(s)

  • c1954 (Creation)

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Scope and content

A 3/32 inch:1 foot (3:384) scale coloured balsa wood model made by students of the Manchester University School of Architecture (under the auspices of Professor Thomas Howarth?).

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(Not available / given)

Biographical history

Archival history

Exhibited: Edinburgh, Saltire Society; 1953. Paris, Musee Nationale d'Art Modern; 1960. Edinburgh, Festival Society; 1968. London, Architects Association; 1981.

Custodial history

Purchased by GSA (with 3 other models) for £300 from the Saltire Society, Edinburgh, 1954. Model of GSA library presumed lost.

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Coloured balsa wood.

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Howarth, pp172-73, pl.68

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Description identifier

GB 1694 MC/A/12

Institution identifier

GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition

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