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Alvar Aalto Library in Vyborg

Eric Adlercreutz

Alvar Aalto Library in Vyborg

saving a modern masterpiece

by Eric Adlercreutz

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Published by Rakennustieto in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Viipuri Library,
  • Library buildings,
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Library architecture

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSaving a modern masterpiece
    StatementThe Finnish Committee for the Restoration of Viipuri Library ; [editors, Eric Adlercreutz ... et al.]
    ContributionsFinnish Committee for the Restoration of Viipuri Library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ679.2.R9 A48 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25010361M
    ISBN 109516829384
    ISBN 109789516829381
    LC Control Number2010554348
    OCLC/WorldCa472233114


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Within this extraordinary example of. Alvar Aalto won the design competition for the new Vyborg Central library in with a proposal to which he gave the pseudonym ‘W.W.W.’ The design was modern, yet still steeped in the Classical tradition.

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