Viljo Revell entry, City Hall and Square Competition, Toronto, 1958, architectural model, stage two

Description

Architectural model in colour, Competition entry 401, City Hall and Square Competition, Toronto, 1958, by Viljo Revell of Finland. Stage two model, with two curved facing towers of unequal height with rounded low chamber between. Higher tower is on the east (right) side. This entry was a finalist and the winner of the competition.

Creator

Revell, Viljo, 1910-1964

Contributor

Arthur, Eric Ross

Format

Picture

Coverage

Nathan Philips Square (Toronto, Ont.)
Downtown (Toronto, Ont.)
Toronto, Ont.
Queen Street (Toronto, Ont.)

Date Created

1958

Access Rights

Copyright

License

Paul Arthur

Extent

35 mm

Medium

Colour transparency

Provenance

Toronto Public Library. Toronto Reference Library. Marilyn & Charles Baillie Special Collections Centre

Rights Holder

Toronto Public Library

Files

A-R1-15 -  Viljo Revell entry_City Hall and Square Competition_Toronto_1958_architectual model_Stage two.jpg

Citation

Revell, Viljo, 1910-1964, “Viljo Revell entry, City Hall and Square Competition, Toronto, 1958, architectural model, stage two,” TPL Virtual Exhibits, accessed May 24, 2024, http://omeka.tplcs.ca/virtual-exhibits/items/show/1276.