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The man in the Glass House : Philip Johnson, architect of the modern century

Autore: Mark Lamster
Pubblicazione: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018. ©2018
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : English : First editionVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"When Philip Johnson died in 2005 at the age of 98, he was still one of the most recognizable-and influential-figures on the American cultural landscape. The first recipient of the Pritzker Prize and MoMA's founding architectural curator, Johnson made his mark as one of America's leading architects with his famous Glass House in New Caanan, CT, and his controversial AT & T Building in NYC, among many others in
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Genere/formato: Biographies
Biography
Persona nominata: Philip Johnson; Philip Johnson; Philip Johnson
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Mark Lamster
ISBN: 9780316126434 0316126438
Numero OCLC: 1059578638
Descrizione: xvii, 508 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contenuti: The Master's Joy --
From Saul to Paul --
A Man of Style --
Show Time --
The Maestro --
The Gold Dust Twins --
An American Führer --
Pops --
A New New Beginning --
An Apostate at Worship --
Crutches --
Cocktails on the Terrace --
Third City --
Towers and Power --
The Head of the Circle --
Things Fall Apart --
The Irresistible Allure of the Fantastic.
Altri titoli: Philip Johnson, architect of the modern century
Responsabilità: Mark Lamster.

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A major new biography of architect and cultural provocateur Philip Johnson, one of the most influential and controversial figures in American cultural history.  Per saperne di più…

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