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architecture of H.H. Richardson and his times

Henry Russell Hitchcock

architecture of H.H. Richardson and his times

by Henry Russell Hitchcock

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Published by M.I.T. Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richardson, H. H. -- 1838-1886,
  • Architecture -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementHenry Russell Hitchcock.
    SeriesM.I.T. paperback series, 43
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 343 p. :
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18993642M

    Between and the Boston & Albany Railroad undertook a major program of capital investment and improvements to the physical facilities of the line, including the construction of over 30 new passenger stations. H. H. Richardson's close friends, James A. Rumrill and Charles S. Sargent, as the two members of the B&A Board most interested in construction, were given responsibility for this. O'Gorman is the foremost authority on Richardson, having authored H.H. Richardson: Architectural Forms for an American Society (Univ. of Chicago, ) and half a dozen books on related topics. Together with Jeffrey Earl Ochsner's H.H. Richardson: Complete Architectural Works (), this thoughtful and learned biography completes our knowledge Reviews: 1.

      But Henry Hobson Richardson, whose Richardson Romanesque buildings—inspired by 11th and 12th century structures in Southern France, Italy, and Spain—are a cornerstone of American architecture. H. H. Richardson, Complete Architectural Works. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, Exterior photo of Church from Copley Square, f45k, p Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, ISBN — Available at Find books about Trinity Church.

      The book pursues its project in four chapters that are presented more as linked essays than as continuous narrative. The first chapter focuses on the historiography of Furness and the construction of his identity as an architect, the second on Philadelphia's inventive industrial culture, the third on a comparison of Furness's Academy of Fine Arts with H. H. Richardson's Trinity Church (as a. Great but not Modern H H Richardson: The Architect, His review.


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