- 1953-1954 (Creation)
Level of description
Content and Structure
Scope and content
A 3/32 inch:1 foot (3:384) scale model made by students of the Manchester University School of Architecture (under the auspices of Professor Thomas Howarth?).
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Name of creator
Exhibited: Edinburgh, Saltire Society; 1953. Edinburgh, Festival Society; 1968; London, Architects Association; 1981. Glasgow, Glasgow School of Art; 1982. Copenhagen, Kunstindustriemuseet, 1982. Helsinki, Museum of Applied Arts; 1982. Japan, Isetan Museum (Tokyo), Citizen's Hall (Sendai), Daimaru Museum (Osaka); 1985. Scotland, Scottish Museum Council Tour, GSA, Kirkcaldy Museum, Inverness Museum, Aberdeen Museum, The Pier Art Centre Stromness, The City Art Centre Edinburgh, Hawick, Kilmarnock, Dundee, Dumfries; 1986-87. Certaldo, Comune di Certaldo; 1988. Glasgow, Glasgow School of Art; 1990.
Purchased by GSA (with 3 other models?) for £300 from the Saltire Society, Edinburgh, 1954. Model of GSA library presumed lost.
Physical Description and Conditions of Use
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Coloured balsa wood
Dimensions: 240 x 782 x 405 mm
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Place access points
People and Organisations
- Mackintosh, Charles Rennie (Subject)