Hendrik Petrus Berlage: Thoughts on Style, 1886-1909

Hendrik Petrus Berlage: Thoughts on Style, 1886-1909

by Hendrik Petrus Berlage, Hendrik P. Berlage
     
 

ISBN-10: 0892363339

ISBN-13: 9780892363339

Pub. Date: 07/11/1996

Publisher: The Getty Center For The History Of Art


An architect and architectural philosopher, Berlage created a series of buildings and a body of writings that probed the problems and possibilities of Modernism. His principal texts, given here in English for the first time, present a vital chapter in the history of European Modernism.  See more details below

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An architect and architectural philosopher, Berlage created a series of buildings and a body of writings that probed the problems and possibilities of Modernism. His principal texts, given here in English for the first time, present a vital chapter in the history of European Modernism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892363339
Publisher:
The Getty Center For The History Of Art
Publication date:
07/11/1996
Series:
Texts and Documents Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
7.88(w) x 10.56(h) x 1.27(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Translators' Note
Introduction1
Architecture's Place in Modern Aesthetics (1886)95
Architecture and Impressionism (1894)105
Thoughts on Style in Architecture (1905)122
On the Likely Development of Architecture (1905)157
The Foundations and Development of Architecture (1908)185
Some Reflections on Classical Architecture (1908)259
Art and Society (1909)277
Bibliographies323
Index328

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