Architect Sigurd Lewerentz
Volume I: Photographs of the Work
Volume II: Drawings


Edited by Claes Dymling
October 1997
Almqvist & Wiksell
ISBN: 91-7988-066-5
180 pages (Vol. I); 91-7988-025-8
128 pages (Vol. II); 91-7988-027-4
308 pages (Set)

$119.00 hardcover (each volume)
$238.50 hardcover (set)

OUT OF PRINT


This magnificent two volume edition presents the extant buildings and their fittings designed by Sigurd Lewerentz (1885-1975), one of the most headstrong and sophisticated personalities in 20th Century architecture. He was radical in his language. The extreme simplicity and elegance of his solutions are a sign of his brilliance:

Volume I presents Lewerentz's buildings chronologically in 160 color photographs. Volume II features more than 300 sketches and drawings demonstrating Lewerentz's obsessive manner of working through a problem by a seies of incremental revisions, simultaneously probing larger planning issues together with details in an ongoing process of refinement.

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