MBAM-Literature search prior to a statement of heritage interest

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts commissioned our firm to conduct a preliminary literature search prior to the issuance of a statement by the City of Montreal Culture and Heritage Division concerning two properties located on Bishop Street in Montreal. As part of this mandate, archival material from various sources was collected in order to trace the history of these two buildings since they were built in the late nineteenth century.

The research includes a survey of the current state of the site, including the condition of the properties and their surroundings, as well as the status assigned to the buildings under the Cultural Property Act. The research showed that, although they are part of the Bishop Court –

Country

Canada

City

Montréal

Client

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Year

2012-2013