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Sydney Opera House model by Jorn Utzon

Cross-sectional architectural model of the Sydney Opera House in a 1:128 scale. The model is made from white, red, purple and black painted wood and plastic and is mounted on a black base. A small black plaque with the maker’s details engraved in white is attached to the model. The model shows Jorn Utzon’s design for the final glass wall scheme in the Major Hall (now called the Concert Hall) of the Sydney Opera House.

Summary

Object No.

B2309-1

Physical Description

Cross-sectional architectural model of the Sydney Opera House in a 1:128 scale. The model is made from white, red, purple and black painted wood and plastic and is mounted on a black base. A small black plaque with the maker's details engraved in white is attached to the model. The model shows Jorn Utzon's design for the final glass wall scheme in the Major Hall (now called the Concert Hall) of the Sydney Opera House.

Dimensions

Height

670 mm

Width

587 mm

Depth

1747 mm

Weight

40 kg

Source

Credit Line

Gift of the Sydney Opera House Trust, Dennis Wolanski Library, 1978

Acquisition Date

24 February, 1978

Cite this Object

Harvard

Sydney Opera House model by Jorn Utzon 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2018, <https://ma.as/211599>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/211599 |title=Sydney Opera House model by Jorn Utzon |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=24 January 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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