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Walter Gropius

Architect, Artist (18-May-1883 — 5-Jul-1969)


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  1. The Man Who Built the Bauhaus
    Walter Gropius founded the German design school a century ago, but his work, now antique, still feels ahead of its time.
    by Dan Chiasson. The New Yorker, 22-Apr-2019.


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  6. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.296)

  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.291)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.275)

  9. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.24)

  10. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.633)

  11. Webster's American Biographies (p.434)

  12. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.430)

  13. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.325)

  14. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.231)

  15. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.215)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.73)

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