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Le Corbusier and the Mystique of the USSR

Jean-Louis Cohen

Le Corbusier and the Mystique of the USSR

Theories and Projects for Moscow, 1928-1936

by Jean-Louis Cohen

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Published by Princeton Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moscow,
  • Individual Architects Of The 20th Century,
  • Architecture,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Le Corbusier,,
  • Individual Architect,
  • Biography: general,
  • Individual architects,
  • Individual artists,
  • Le Corbusier,
  • 1887-1965,
  • 20th century,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Functionalism (Architecture)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756979M
    ISBN 100691040761
    ISBN 109780691040769


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FREDERICK STARR. LE CORBUSIER AND THE USSR. New documentation. The outward facts of Le Corbusier's brief involvement with the ussr between the years and are by now well known, thanks in part to the architect's own writings1 and in part to subsequent works of scholarship.2 In he was approached by the head of the Soviet trade union combine Tsentrosoiuz, which proposed that he By then, he was ready to look back at his first forays into the debate on proportions.

In Le Modulor, he had commented on his early interest for the theme, recalling the illuminating discovery he had made in in Bremen of a house by ‘Thorn Brick’ — in fact the Dutch painter Johan Thorn-Prikker (Le Corbusier 26).

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, p. This essay examines the circumstances leading to the completion of Le Corbusier's and Pierre Jeanneret's Temps Nouveaux Pavilion and reconstructs both the significant role Jeanneret played in the pavilion's design and the relationships Le Corbusier used in his partially successful effort to be represented at the International Exhibition of /42//Le-Corbusier-and-the-Paris-Exhibition-ofThe.

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