9781580930147

Louis I. Kahn: Unbuilt Masterworks

;

ISBN 10: 158093014X / 1-58093-014-X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Publisher: Monacelli Pr
Publication Date: 2000
Binding: Hardcover
Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:
Using computer imaging techniques to complete unfinished work, this collection of "unbuilt" masterworks by the great architect includes plans for a meeting house at the Salk Institute and a Holocaust memorial.

Review:
"Most moving of the eight schemes visually reconstituted here are for the Mikveh Israel Synagogue of 1961-72 in Philadelphia and three successive versions of the Hurvah Synagogue in Jerusalem, on which Kahn worked from 1967 until his death. Both the American and the Israeli shuls are unquestionably lost masterpieces, especially poignant in a period that has produced very little distinguished religious architecture. Perhaps Larson's lifelike depictions will inspire donors to resurrect these compelling schemes and to give Kahn's fellow believers houses of worship equal to the finest churches of Christendom."

New York Times Book Review, 12/03/00

 

Louis I. Kahn: Unbuilt Masterworks: Search Results

1.
LOUIS I. KAHN, UNBUILT MASTERWORKS (ISBN: 158093014X / 1-58093-014-X)
Larson, Kent;Kahn, Louis I.
ISBN 10: 158093014X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Bookseller: Andre Strong Bookseller (Blue Hill, ME, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Monacelli Press, New York, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: near fine. First edition. 9 x 11 in. 232 pp. Blue cloth boards with blindstamped titles. Condition is NEAR FINE ; covers like new except for some minor wear to corners and spine ends. Binding tight and text spotless. DJ is NEAR FINE ; extremely clean, a touch rubbed, minor wear to spine head. Arch. RGR. Bookseller Inventory # 19127

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 120.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
2.
Louis I. Kahn : Unbuilt Masterworks (ISBN: 9781580930147)
Larson, Kent;Kahn, Louis I.
ISBN 10: 158093014X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Bookseller: LVeritas (Newton, MA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Book Condition: VeryGood. Gently used book; clean, unmarked pages; superficial wear to cover. - Fast Shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 36S98W0000JT

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 153.22
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 1.00
Within U.S.A.
3.
Louis I. Kahn : Unbuilt Masterworks (ISBN: 158093014X / 1-58093-014-X)
Larson, Kent;Kahn, Louis I.
ISBN 10: 158093014X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Bookseller: Lost Books (AUSTIN, TX, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Monacelli 2000-10, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. First. 158093014X. Bookseller Inventory # 555944

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 190.58
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
4.
Louis I. Kahn : Unbuilt Masterworks (ISBN: 158093014X / 1-58093-014-X)
Larson, Kent;Kahn, Louis I.
ISBN 10: 158093014X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Bookseller: Murray Media (MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: The Monacelli Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P02158093014X

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 272.19
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
5.
Louis I. Kahn : Unbuilt Masterworks (ISBN: 158093014X / 1-58093-014-X)
Larson, Kent;Kahn, Louis I.
ISBN 10: 158093014X
ISBN 13: 9781580930147
Bookseller: BookSleuth (Sanford, NC, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: Book Condition: Good. Louis I. Kahn : Unbuilt Masterworks. Bookseller Inventory # Amz4665740

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 372.20
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book