By Martin Bressani
Hailed as one of many key theoreticians of modernism, Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc was once additionally the main well known recovery architect of his age, a celebrated medieval archaeologist and a fervent champion of Gothic revivalism. He released essentially the most influential texts within the heritage of contemporary structure reminiscent of the Dictionnaire raisonné de l’architecture française du XIe au XVIe siècle and Entretiens sur l’architecture, but in addition stories on war, geology and racial heritage. Martin Bressani expertly lines Viollet-le-Duc’s complicated highbrow improvement, mapping the attitudes he followed towards the previous, exhibiting how recovery, in all its layered which means, formed his outlook. via his lifestyles trip, we stick with the course wherein the technological topic was once born out of nineteenth-century historicism.
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Architecture and the Historical Imagination: Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc, 1814–1879 (Reinterpreting 19th Century Architecture) by Martin Bressani