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Brix, Michael

Overview
Works: 90 works in 247 publications in 4 languages and 2,233 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition, pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Guidebooks  History  Directories  Conference papers and proceedings  Pictorial works  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Secretary, Other, Redactor
Classifications: E169, 779.9973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Brix
Walker Evans, America by Walker Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of an exhibition held Aug. 15-Oct. 15, 1990, at the Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus München
The Baroque landscape : André Le Nôtre & Vaux le Vicomte by Michael Brix( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"André Le Nôtre (1613-1700) was the greatest landscape architect in France, and his work for Louis XIV laid the groundwork for the baroque style in landscaping. He defined the essence of scientific, rationalist French landscape design - in counterpoint to which the more romantic, naturalistic English tradition later evolved - by basing his work on the state of the art in optics and perspective. The château and gardens at Vaux le Vicomte (approximately 30 miles south of Paris) were begun in 1653. They are the first great landscape designed by André Le Nôtre and mark the beginning of the baroque tradition in gardening. Many of the principles Le Nôtre tried and tested at Vaux were later employed to great acclaim at Versailles, which he designed at the height of his career"--Bookjacket
Niederbayern by Michael Brix( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in German and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nürnberg und Lübeck im 19. Jahrhundert : Denkmalpflege Stadtbildpflege Stadtumbau by Michael Brix( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in German and English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Alte Stadt, Denkmal oder Lebensraum? : die Sicht der mittelalterlichen Stadtarchitektur im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der absolute Garten : André le Nôtre in Versailles by Michael Brix( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in German and French and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lübeck, die Altstadt als Denkmal : Zerstörung, Wiederaufbau, Gefahren, Sanierung( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in German and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ehemaliger Landkreis Rehau und Stadt Selb : [Kurzinventar] by Michael Brix( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in German and English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main-Donau-Kanal : Ersatzlandschaft im Altmühltal( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler by Georg Dehio( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trabajos manuales para niños y mayores by Michael Brix( Book )

28 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many types of crafts with instructions and illustrations
Der barocke Garten : Magie und Ursprung ; André Le Nôtre in Vaux le Vicomte by Michael Brix( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Callas : Aufführungen = performances by Michael Brix( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making things is fun by Michael Brix( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in German and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler by Georg Dehio( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte allein ist zeitgemäss : Historismus in Deutschland( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in German and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

André Le Nôtre magicien de l'espace : Tout commence à Vaux le Vicomte by Michael Brix( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est à Vaux le Vicomte, chez le surintendant Fouquet, que le futur jardinier de Louis XIV, Le Nôtre, utilise pour la première fois les jeux de perspectives et d'illusions optiques qui devaient bientôt définir son style. D'une façon claire et inédite, Michael Brix décrit et explicite dans cet ouvrage chacun des procédés nouveaux mis en oeuvre par le grand jardinier
Rheinland by Ruth Schmitz-Ehmke( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin by Georg Dehio( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Baroque landscape : André Le Nôtre & Vaux le Vicomte
Alternative Names
Michael Brix deutscher Kunsthistoriker und Hochschullehrer

ブリックス, ミヒャエル

Languages
German (95)

Spanish (25)

English (16)

French (7)

Covers
Rheinland