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Phaidon Press Ltd.

Le Corbusier Le Grand

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A spectacular visual biography of one of the greatest architects of the 20th century.

A spectacular visual biography of the life and work of Le Corbusier (1887–1965), one of Modernism's most influential architects, urban planners, and theorists

Approximately 2,000 images and documents, many previously unpublished, feature his major built works, urban plans, paintings, publications, and furniture as well as sketches, archival photographs, and personal correspondence

Rarely seen photographs and correspondence shed new light on Le Corbusier’s relationships with Josephine Baker, Eileen Gray, Fernand Léger, Pablo Picasso, Jean Prouvé, and many others

Insightful introductory essay by France’s most authoritative architectural historian and critic, Jean-Louis Cohen, and incisive chapter introductions by highly regarded Le Corbusier scholar Tim Benton

The same grandly oversized format as Warhol 'Giant Size'

Veste editoriale: Cartonato + Cofanetto
Formato: 32x42
Pagine: 768
Immagini a colori: 1000
Immagini b/n: 1000
Lingua: GB
Anno: 2008
ISBN: 9780714846682