Le Corbusier before Le Corbusier: Applied Arts, Architecture, Painting, and Photography, 1907-1922

Le Corbusier before Le Corbusier: Applied Arts, Architecture, Painting, and Photography, 1907-1922

by Stanislaus von Moos
     
 

This book is the catalogue for an exhibit that will open at the Langmatt Foundation in Baden, Switzerland, April to June 2002, and then travel to the Bard Graduate Center, New York, November 2002 to January 2003. See more details below

Overview

This book is the catalogue for an exhibit that will open at the Langmatt Foundation in Baden, Switzerland, April to June 2002, and then travel to the Bard Graduate Center, New York, November 2002 to January 2003.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300093575
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword9
Preface13
Introduction15
Chronology19
1Voyages en Zigzag23
2Le Corbusier and the Gothic45
3Jeanneret, the City, and Photography55
4Architecture: Proportion, Classicism, and Other Issues69
5The Challenge of the "Grand Siecle"99
6Marcel Levaillant and "La Question du Mobilier"109
7From Art Nouveau to Purism: Le Corbusier and Painting133
Catalogue142
Notes to the Catalogue283
Checklist of the Exhibition303
List of Sources Cited313
Index317

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