History of architecture
- 1951 (Creation)
Level of description
28 sheets (includes 2 x double pages)
Content and Structure
Scope and content
26 x single sheets of architectural sketches covering various periods/styles in history from Greek and Roman to Gothic and the Renaissance. 2 x double sheets, "The Renaissance of Roman Architecture" essay.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Name of creator
Gorman studied at GSA from 1949-1953 graduating with a Diploma in Drawing and Painting. His wife, Fiona Gorman (nee Ure), was also a fellow student.
The artist's wife, Fiona Gorman, 2016. Accession number JAC/23.
Physical Description and Conditions of Use
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Pen, ink and pencil on paper. (7 sheets mounted onto paper backing).
Dimensions: 445 x 285 mm (max)
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Place access points
People and Organisations
Genre access points
GB 1694 NMC/1703A
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition