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Bradbury, Oliver.

Sir John Soane's influence on architecture from 1791 : a continuing legacy / Oliver Bradbury.

Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2015]
Physical Description:
xxiv, 455 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Reference Library
NJ18.So2 B73 2015 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-433) and index.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Modern.
Soane, John, 1753-1837 -- Influence.

  • Imitation: a survey of Soane's influence on his pupils and contemporaries in Great Britain, North America and Australia, 1791-c. 1850, with a case study
  • The survival of Soane? Wilderness years: collapse of Soane's influence and reputation; ridicule and critical nadir, 1850-1884
  • Transmutation: Soane's influence on late nineteenth and twentieth century classicism, beginning with Beresford Pite, and the revival in interest and a new appreciation of Soane's achievements, 1885-1956
  • Soane and modernity: the influence of Soane on twentieth century modernism and classical revivalism, 1953 till now.