An Essay on Architecture
This translation uses the text of the original 1753 edition. It also includes additions made by Laugier for the edition of 1755 as well as the Avertissement for that edition, which contains Laugier's rebuttal to his critics. An introduction by Wolfgang Herrmann gives details of Laugier's life and the context in which this book was written. The Essai is important as a key document in 18th century art theory. It is invaluable for a thorough understanding of the Neoclassical aesthetic and its development from the rationalism of the Enlightenment.
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Architectural reading. Very good if you have an interest in architectural form and a key figure, Laugier, in western history and his essays on architecture. Read full review
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Mar-Antoine Laugier, An Essay on Architecture, translated by Wolfgang and Anni Hermann, Los Angeles. Claude-icolas Ledoux, Architecture Considered in ...
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Marc-Antoine Laugier, An Essay on Architecture, trans. Wolfgang and Anni Herrmann (Los Angeles: Hennessey & Ingalls, Inc., 1977), p. 12. ...
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1755). transl. as An Essay on Architecture in which its True Principles are Explained ... Laugier, Marc-Antoine,An Essay on Architecture, Tr W & A Herrmann, ...
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Mercure de France, LXV, 10, 1754, 29-51; An essay on architecture in which its ... ND Genčve 1972; An essay on architecture. Hrsg. von Wolfgang Herrmann, ...
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Laugier, An Essay on Architecture, Los Angeles: Hennesey & Ingalls 1977, s. 10. Page 22. 22. En architectus verborum forståes i denne sammenhengen som ...
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