Franklin

Modern architecture : representation & reality / Neil Levine.

Author/Creator:
Levine, Neil, 1941-
Publication:
New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 364 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Architecture, Modern -- 18th century.
Architecture, Modern -- 19th century.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Contents:
Castle Howard and the subject matter of history
The appearance of truth and the truth of appearance in Laugier's primitive hut
From imitation to abstraction in the neoclassicism of Boullée, Soane, and Schinkel
Pugin, Labrouste, and the new realism of decorated construction
Essays in the erosion of representation by Viollet-Le-Duc and Louis Sullivan
Representation without history in the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
The reemergence of representation out of abstraction in Mies van der Rohe
The aesthetic of the unfinished and the example of Louis Kahn.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Greenfield fund bookplate.
ISBN:
9780300145670 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300145675 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
317471762
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