Definition of Henri labrouste
1. Noun. French architect who was among the first to use metal construction successfully (1801-1875).
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1. Sessional Papers Read at the Royal Institute of British Architects by Royal Institute of British Architects (1876)
"The five years, from 1824 to 1829, were accordingly passed by henri labrouste in travelling over Rome, Italy, and Sicily, at the cost of the French ..."
2. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"Dec. 1, 1892. Galland was born in Geneva, Switzerland, of French parents. He first entered the atelier of the architect henri labrouste (see Labrouste, ..."
3. A History of Architecture by Russell Sturgis, Arthur Lincoln Frothingham (1906)
"... than life size are evidently a record of 8 Fran?ois Marie Theodore Labrouste (1799-1885), architect and brother of the more celebrated henri labrouste, ..."
4. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1885)
"The building at present occupied by it was erected in 1850, from the designs of M. henri labrouste. The exterior is too familiar to every student of ..."
5. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"... of classic forms of architecture to modern buildings; and the Bibliothèque Stc Geneviève (Plate XIII., fig. 128), by henri labrouste (1801-1875), ..."
6. A Dictionary of Architecture and Building, Biographical, Historical, and by Russell Sturgis (1901)
"(See Galli da BIBLIOTHÈQUE DE S. GENEVIÈVE. In Paris ; a publie library south of the Seine, occupying an interesting building designed by henri labrouste ..."