Item MC/A/9 - Model of the Haus eines Kunstfreundes (House for Art Lover)

Key Information

Reference code

MC/A/9

Title

Model of the Haus eines Kunstfreundes (House for Art Lover)

Date(s)

  • 1953-1954 (Creation)

Level of description

Item

Extent

1

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

Accruals

System of arrangement

General Information

Name of creator

Name of creator

Name of creator

Name of creator

Name of creator

Name of creator

Name of creator

(1868-1934)

Name of creator

(1874-1965)

Name of creator

(1869-1952)

Name of creator

(1864-1946)

Name of creator

(1872-1955)

Archival history

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.

Custodial history

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

Physical Description

Coloured balsa wood

Dimensions: 240 x 782 x 405 mm

Finding aids

Related Material

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related materials

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Keywords/Tags

Place access points

People and Organisations

Genre access points

Administrative Information

Description identifier

GB 1694 MC/A/9

Institution identifier

GB 1694

Rules and/or conventions used

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

Status

Level of detail

Processing information

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area

Related people and organisations

Related genres

Related places