Le Corbusier

[French luh kawr-by-zyey]
(Charles Édouard Jeanneret) 1887–1965, Swiss architect in France. Unabridged
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Le Corbusier (French lə kɔrbyzje)
real name Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887--1965, French architect and town planner, born in Switzerland. He is noted for his use of reinforced concrete and for his modular system, which used units of a standard size. His works include Unité d'Habitation at Marseilles (1946--52) and the city of Chandigarh, India (1954)

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