File 8013 - Residence at 41 Forden Ave.

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Residence at 41 Forden Ave.

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Forden Ave, 41 - Residence // 150

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CA CAC 28-8013

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  • 1980-1981 (Architect)
    John Schreiber/Ron Williams Architects, Landscape Architects

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28 drawings : 1 transparency of existing site contours, 2 rendered prints, 6 prints, 2 pencil and ink on sepia, 1 pencil and marker on vellum, 7 pencil, marker and ink on vellum, 6 pencil on recycled print, 1 print, 1 pencil on trace, 1 pencil on vellum ; 43 x 28 cm, 106 x 77 cm
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File consists of 28 drawings including 12 working drawings, 12 preliminary drawings, 3 drawings from the office of Moshe Safdie and Associates, 1 existing site condition. Also includes 1 project file (correspondence).

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Moshe Safdie and Associates Inc. Architects with Pierre Larose Architecte. This garden shows John Schreiber's ability to compose a flowing, naturalistic landscape at its best. The simple streetside vocabulary of birches, grass mounds and lysimachia is a gem.

41 Forden Ave., Westmount, QC, Canada

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