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Title Le Corbusier : the complete buildings / Cemal Emden ; edited by Burcu Kütükçüoğlu ; translation, Nafiz Akşehirlioğlu, Victoria Holbrook.

Publication Info. Munich : Prestel, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    720.92 Le Corbusier LEC    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 319 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
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Summary "This visual tour of every one of Le Corbusier's buildings across the world represents the most comprehensive photographic archive of the architect's work. In 2010, photographer Cemal Emden set out to document every building designed by the master architect Le Corbusier. Traveling through three continents, Emden photographed all the 52 buildings that remain standing. Each of these buildings is featured in the book and captured from multiple angles, with images revealing their exterior and interior details. Interspersed throughout the book are texts by leading architects and scholars, whose commentaries are as fascinating and varied as the buildings themselves. The book closes with an illustrated, annotated index. From the early Villa Vallet, built in Switzerland in 1905, to his groundbreaking Unité d'Habitation in Marseille, completed in 1947, this ambitious project presents the entirety and diversity of Le Corbusier's architectural output. Visually arresting and endlessly engaging, it will appeal to the architect's many fans, as well as anyone interested in the foundation of modern architecture."-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Pictorial works.
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Catalogs.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Added Author Emden, Cemal, photographer.
Kütükçüoğlu, Burcu, editor.
Akşehirlioğlu, Nafiz, translator.
Holbrook, Victoria, translator.
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965. Works. Selections.
ISBN 9783791384023

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