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I.M. Pei : la pyramide du Louvre = the Louvre Pyramid

Author: Philip Jodidio; I M Pei; Yann Weymouth; Alfred Wolf; Musée du Louvre.
Publisher: Munich ; New York : Prestel ; [Paris] : Musée du Louvre Editions, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : FrenchView all editions and formats
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"When it was first announced in 1984, I.M. Pei's project to build a glass Pyramid in the courtyard of the Louvre was considered surprising. Twenty years after its inauguration, the Pyramid has become a symbol of the Louvre Museum and, indeed, of Paris: more than eight million visitors pass through it every year. This book, with a preface by I.M. Pei, retraces the origins of the project and presents its realization  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Designs and plans
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Jodidio, Philip.
I.M. Pei.
Munich ; New York : Prestel ; [Paris] : Musée du Louvre Editions, ©2009
(OCoLC)617619383
Named Person: I M Pei
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Jodidio; I M Pei; Yann Weymouth; Alfred Wolf; Musée du Louvre.
ISBN: 9783791343419 3791343416 9782350312378 2350312372
OCLC Number: 395206819
Language Note: Parallel text in French and English.
Description: 95 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Pyramide du Louvre
Louvre Pyramid
Responsibility: Philip Jodidio ; Yann Weymouth, croquis ; Alfred Wolf, photographies.

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Two decades after the structure's appearance in the courtyard of the Louvre, this book tells the story of I. M. Pei's pyramid, from its conception and original designs to its construction and  Read more...

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