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Le Corbusier and the tragic view of architecture.


Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1973.
ISBN 0674518608, 9780674518605

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Subjects Le Corbusier, 1887-1965
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965.
Description 198 pages illustrations 23 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents 1: Jeanneret's school for Le Corbusier 1887-1916: Early influences -- Paris the whip -- German functionalism -- The useful voyage -- The new art movement -- 2: The hero of the Heroic Period 1917-28: Ozenfant and Purism -- L'Esprit Nouveau -- Towards a new architecture -- The city of tomorrow -- L'Art decoratif d'aujourd'hui -- La Peinture Moderne -- Two ideal villas -- 3: At war with reaction 1928-45: Worldly pursuits and friendship -- Ideal liberal institutions -- Participation and the Radiant City -- Reaction and counter-attack -- 4: Other languages of architecture 1946-65: The Brutalist language -- The repertoire of invented signs -- A lightweight, responsive language -- Interpretations.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)848352
(OCoLC)ocm00848352
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WorldCat Identities Jencks, Charles.
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