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Architectural Model - Stanhill Flats, Albert Park Object Reg. No: SH 891688

Model of Stanhill Flats, Queens Road, Albert Park, Victoria. Designed by Frederick Romberg and built between 1945-1950. Robin Boyd notes in "Australia's Home" that the Stanhill Flats were completd in 1950 (p 274).
The model was made by Marc Baszewski (of Norman Day Pty Ltd) in 1989. It was donated to Museum Victoria for the exhibition 'Home Sweet Home: Changes in Victorian Domestic Architecture, 1839-1989'.
Cardboard model on rectangular base, depicts a 10 storey high building constructed from reinforced concrete, steel and plate glass. Shops at ground level.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Norman Day Pty Ltd, 1989
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 740 mm (Width), 1620 mm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Dimensions of model base only.

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Tagged with: architectural models, architecture, housing, scale models, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Stanhill Flats, Albert Park, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Secondary Classification: Architectural Design
Tertiary Classification: model homes
Model Scale: 1:50
Modelmaker: Norman Day Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989
Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989
Place & Date Used: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1989

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