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Claude-Nicolas Ledoux

Anthony Vidler

Claude-Nicolas Ledoux

architecture and social reform at the end of the Ancien Regime

by Anthony Vidler

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ledoux, Claude Nicolas, -- 1736-1806 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Architecture and society -- France -- History -- 18th century,
  • Neoclassicism (Architecture) -- France

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnthony Vidler
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1053.L4 V5 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 446 p. :
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22813714M
    ISBN 100262220326
    LC Control Number89-30482

      The Oikema is the informal title for a ‘House of Pleasure‘, and is a part of Claude Nicolas Ledoux’s plan for the Ideal City of phallic-shaped house was to be an integral part of the city. The drawings first appeared in L’architecture considérée sous le rapport de l’art, des moeurs et de la legislation, Tome 1, There, under the heading “Oikema. Claude Nicolas Ledoux was a good articles nominee, but did not meet the good article criteria at the time. There are suggestions below for improving the article. Once these issues have been addressed, the article can be s may also seek a reassessment of the decision if they believe there was a mistake.

    Few architects have had a vision of architecture as provocative as that of Claude-Nicolas Ledoux. In Daniel Rame assembled plates by Ledoux in two volumes. The Rame edition is now scarce, but has been reproduced here in a one-volume format. Princeton Architectural Press's Reprint Series was established in to make rare volumes on Price Range: $ - $ Claude Nicolas Ledoux was born at Dormans-sur-Marne on Ma Little is known of his formative years except that he trained under Jacques François Blondel. By the s Ledoux was receiving commissions for country residences and town houses, including the Hôtel d'Uzés () in Paris and the château of Benouville (), the latter.

    In this book, Claude Nicolas Ledoux's influential buildings and designs are presented and interpreted both aesthetically and historically, reflecting their complex character between emblem and instrument, spectacle and shelter, ideal and utopia. His most well-known projects - the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the tollgates of Paris, the.   In , during the Revolution and specifically during his imprisonment, architect Claude-Nicolas Ledoux started the project for the “Ideal City of Chaux”. Twenty years before that time, in , the architect had designed and built the Royal Saltworks (Les Salines Royales) at Arc-et-Senans in the territory of the massive forest of Chaux, in the region of Author: Mariabruna Fabrizi.


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Architect of the French revolution, Claude-Nicolas Ledoux ( ) was also one of the most revolutionary architects of Claude-Nicolas Ledoux book eighteenth century. His famous guard and customs houses are familiar to every traveler to Paris, and his Saltworks at Chaux an important architectural pilgrimmage site.

His concept of an architecture parlante, or "speaking architecture," one that. See Through Ledoux: Architecture, Theatre and the Pursuit of Transparency by Claude Nicolas LeDoux; Rodolphe El-Khoury and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A product of detailed research into late-eighteenth-century cultural and social history, this book examines the controversial architect's life and work in the context of the Revolutionary period.

The work of the French architect Claude-Nicolas Ledoux has fascinated art historians, social critics, and architects alike since the French Revolution. Criticized in his own time for extravagance. Claude-Nicolas Ledoux, (born MaDormans-sur-Marne, Fr.—died Nov.

19,Paris), French architect who developed an eclectic and visionary architecture linked with nascent pre-Revolutionary social ideals. Ledoux studied under J.-F.

Blondel and L.-F. Trouard. His imaginative woodwork at a café brought him to the notice of society, and he soon. L'Architecture de C. Ledoux: Collection qui rassemble tous les genres de batiments employés dans l'ordre social Jan 1, by Claude-Nicolas Ledoux Hardcover.

Claude-Nicolas Ledoux is an accessible portrait of the forerunner of modernity by the great architectural theorist and historian Anthony Vidler. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle Cited by: 6.

Claude-Nicolas Ledoux () is the "boldest and most extreme" (Nikolaus Pevsner) French revolutionary architect. Since the s, when he was rediscovered by Emil Kaufmann in the famous study "From Ledoux to Le Corbusier," his visionary but widely realized buildings have served as a source of inspiration for unusual designs/5(6).

Claude Nicolas Ledoux is the author of L'Architecture ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 1 review, published ), L'Architecture Consida(c)Ra(c)E Sous Le Rap /5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

"This is the only book on Claude-Nicolas Ledoux in English, and is likely to remain that for the foreseeable future. More important, it is the best book on Ledoux in any language." —Joseph Rykwert, University of Pennsylvania "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.4/5(2).

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| 1 Jan Unknown Binding Currently unavailable. Three Revolutionary Architects: Boullée, Ledoux, and Lequeu. With illustrations (Transactions of the American Philosophical. Few architects have had a vision of architecture as provocative as that of Claude-Nicolas Ledoux. In Daniel Rame assembled plates by Ledoux in two volumes.

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L'architecte Claude-Nicolas Ledoux imagine une citée idéale, où l'architecture guérit les maux de la société par des références au divin et à. Collège Claude Nicolas Ledoux | Nouvelle Page, Dormans, Champagne-Ardenne, France.

likes 1 talking about this 48 were here. Nouvelle page du CCNL Collège Claude Nicolas Ledoux Dormans/5(7). Claude Nicolas Ledoux painful end, although the buildings were not actually destroyed. The full development of Ledoux's style is seen best in his plans for what can almost be called an" ideal city ": his plans for the town connected with the salt works of Chaux (i).

His first design envisaged a square, subdivided by another. Claude-Nicolas Ledoux (21 March – 18 November ) was one of the earliest exponents of French Neoclassical used his knowledge of architectural theory to design not only domestic architecture but also town planning; as a consequence of his visionary plan for the Ideal City of Chaux, he became known as a utopian.

His greatest works were funded by the .Claude Nicolas Ledoux, visionary architecture and social utopia Luc Gruson To cite this version: Luc Gruson. Claude Nicolas Ledoux, visionary architecture and social utopia. International Confer-ence of Territorial Intelligence, OctBesançon, France.

Cited by: 1. Claude Nicholas Ledoux By mipul Kumar Pankaj Kumar 2. Claude Nicholas Ledoux (b. Dormans, France ; d. Paris, France ) Claude Ledoux was born in Dormans, France in He was educated at a private architectural school in Paris.

Established by J. F. Blondel, the school emphasized native Baroque tradition but exposed students to English.