Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: La Defense

Accession Number: 
19001
Call Number: 
a
Order Title: 
Rolf D. Weisse Collection. Contemporary metropolis in Europe. Housing and redevelopment
View Title: 
model view
Image description: 
The Contemporary Metropolis in Europe: Housing and Redevelopment
Image Rights: 
copyright protected
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
office buildings
Work Types: 
Geography; settlements; cities; central business districts
Preferred Title: 
La Defense
Agent Display: 
Andre Prothin (French engineer, active 1966); Bernard Louis Zehrfuss (French architect, 1911-1996); Daniel Urban Kiley (American landscape architect, 1912-2004); Etablissement public pour l'amenagement de la region de la Defense (French urban planners, active 1958-); Jean de Mailly (French architect, 1911-1975); Robert Auzelle (French urban planner, 1913-1983); Robert Edouard Camelot (French architect, 1903-1992)
Date: 
begun 1958 (creation)
Alternate Title: 
Region de La Defense
Locations: 
Paris, ┬┐le-de-France, France
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Modernist
Classification: 
Architecture
Classification: 
Urban Design and City Planning