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Marcel Breuer (Taschen Basic Architecture)

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From steel tubes to reinforced concrete: the magical Modernist In 1956, Time magazine called him one of the ?form-givers of the 20th century?: with his invention of steel-tube furniture, Marcel Breuer (1902-1981) has made his mark in the history of design at the tender age of 23. He started his architectural career as one of the Bauhaus's most influential architects with ...more
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Alberto Segovia
Great introductory essay, but certain projects are not given the priority that they should. There is not much room to "observe" the projects because of this. But great concise intro to Breuer.
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