Paul Abadie, architecte 1812-1884.

Paris, Editions de la Réunion des Musées Nationaux 1988.

Reference: 15018
Price: £30 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 372pp, many photo ills. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers, front cover worn and slightly creased. Gavin Stamp’s copy, with his booklabel.

The bulky catalogue for an exhibition held in November 1988 – January 1989 at the Musée Nationale des Monuments Français honouring the architect Paul Abadie, best remembered today as the architect of the Sacré Coeur in Montmartre, Paris, but also responsible for other distinctive churches, mostly designed in a neo-romanesque style.