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The Houses of Parliament [model].
London : Micromodels, Ltd., [ca. 1950?]
Physical Description:
[13] cards : col. ill. ; 10 x 14 cm + in paper envelope.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 .M53 1950 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Dr. Robert V. Tauxe, Yale BA 1975, Yale MPH 1980
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
The Micromodels line was invented by Geoffrey Heighway.
Cover title.
At head of title: Three dimensional volumetric micromodels. Architectural series.
"Set Arc XIX. 3/4 including P.T."
BAC: British Art Center copy in original printed paper envelope. Uncut and unassembled. Housed with 5 other Micromodels (call number GV 1199 .M53 1950).
Micromodel of the Westminster Palace, London. Pieces for the model are printed on 13 cards (each 10 x 14 cm), to be cut out and assembled. The cards are enveloped in an illustrated wrapper, the interior of which includes detailed "constructional notes" and an historical note.
Subject Terms:
Buildings -- England -- London.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Westminster Palace (London, England) -- Design and construction.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
Cut-paper works.
Heighway, Geoffrey.
Micromodels, Ltd.

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