Measured drawing

measured drawing

[¦mezh·ərd ′drȯ·iŋ]
(architecture)
An architectural representation drawn to the scale of an existing building.

Measured drawing

An architectural drawing of an existing building, object, site, or detail that is accurately drawn to scale on the basis of field measurements.

measured drawing

An architectural drawing of an existing building, object, site, structure, or detail thereof; accurately drawn to scale on the basis of field measurements.
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For two decades he has been trekking in the Himalaya, sketching and studying the buildings, and latterly supervising student studies and measured drawing campaigns in Ladakh, Garhwal, Kumaon and Himachal Pradesh, and in Nepal.
This piece is a record, like a measured drawing of a slither space behind our studio in Mumbai,' says Jain.
To determine the appropriately sized overhang for your project, first, make a measured drawing that is cut through the window and overhang.
In 1959, his hard work paid off and he won pounds 100 and a silver medal from the Royal Institute Of British Architects for a measured drawing of a windmill.
In my experience most discussions about architectural education end up turning autobiographical ('I had to do measured drawing and I don't see why these whippersnappers .
This project will produce an Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS), or architectural documentation project to produce field measurements, existing-condition measured drawings, large-format photography and written history data of the entire property and structures of the Santa Barbara Courthouse.
Accompanying this modifiable traveling installation is an artist's book, We Sit Together, 2013, comprising descriptions of each community that Cape visited while researching his forms, along with measured drawings for each piece, in case readers want to convene their own chapter houses or general assemblies.
The CHS collection contains the exhaustive and methodically prepared photographic prints, negatives, photographic pages, inventory work sheets, photograph-data book reports, and measured drawings that constitute the HABS program's official documentation.
HABS/HAER/HALS documents are kept in the Library of Congress and offer a collection of measured drawings, large-scale photographs, and written histories.
These sketchbooks are works of art in themselves and are now kept as part of the Tunnicliffe Collection at Oriel Ynys Mn, along with his measured drawings and other examples of his work.
His work in the Crimea (now an autonomous state within the Republic of Ukraine) included measured drawings of the Palace at Bakhchisaray that demonstrate his mastery of draughtsmanship: Charles Brett reproduces them in his new book (published shortly before his death last year), and very fine they are too.