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Le Corbusier, Charles-Édouard Jeanneret
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(actually Charles-Édouard Jeanneret; Oct 6, 1887, La Chaud-de-Fonds, Switzerland – Aug 27, 1965, Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, near Nice). Le Corbusier educated himself by means of reading, traveling and practical activity in the architects' offices of Auguste Perret in Paris and Peter Behrens in Berlin and settled in Paris in 1917, where he initially worked as a painter and sculptor with Amédé Ozenfant. In 1922 he founded an architects' office with his nephew Piere Jeanneret, and in 192…

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Prange, Regine, “Le Corbusier, Charles-Édouard Jeanneret”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 14 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_12720>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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