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Antonio Sant'Elia

By: Paco Asensio [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Spain, teNeues Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 247784

ISBN: 3823855476

Condition: Near Fine Condition

Antonio Sant?Elia (Como 1888-Monfalcone, 1916), a notable Italian futurist architect was, especially after his early death, an important influence on the evolution of modern architecture. He studied in Milan and Bologna. He undertook few commissions and those which were completed were either later demolished or transformed. His imaginative drawings for future cities were displayed in 1914. He wrote two theoretical essays: Messagio and Manifesto dell?architettura futurista. In his projects the influence of the Vienna Secession, especially that of Otto Wagner, can be discerned, as well as the im... View more info