Labrouste


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Noun1.Labrouste - French architect who was among the first to use metal construction successfully (1801-1875)Labrouste - French architect who was among the first to use metal construction successfully (1801-1875)
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THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY FRENCH ARCHITECT Henri Labrouste is best known today for designing places of learning: libraries of unsurpassed beauty, clarity, and drama, structured by a tense but serene rationality.
In Language, he also acknowledges the influence of writing by Colin Rowe and Robert Venturi and the work of Labrouste, Asplund, Schinkel and Soane, the influence of which is sublimated in his own supple vocabulary of archetypes.
N Pugin and John Ruskin from Great Britain; Henri Labrouste from France; and Gottfried Semper, Carl Botticher, Heinrich Hubsch, August Reichensberger, and Georg Ungewitter from Germany.
En France d'abord, l'architecte Henri Labrouste a tire parti du fer et de la fonte pour construire la Bibliotheque Sainte-Genevieve, puis la Bibliotheque nationale de France.
The first volume covers Aalto to Kuma, the second Labrouste to Van Zuuk.
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: quadrilateral richelieu - restoration of the north facade of the hall labrouste - lot 2: lead and zinc roofing
We are offered a series of essays that take us from Soane to Labrouste and Mackintosh through twentieth-century Modernism to Fehn and Zumthor, Siza and Holl.