The Illustrated Biography of Antoni Gaudí

The Illustrated Biography of Antoni Gaudí

  • It contains more than 150 historical images of Gaudí's personal and professional life
  • It includes illustrations, information about the period and original sketches of his creations
  • An incredible photographic account with never-seen-before historical pictures

About the book

This biography of Antoni Gaudí unveils the most important episodes in the architect's personal life and professional career. Within its pages the reader will be able to discover the success, the misfortunes and the secrets of an often misunderstood character, blessed with an incredible imagination and abundant creativity.

This book published by Dosde is the first illustrated biography of Gaudí that exists on the market. Following an enormous task of photo documentation, carried out over a time span of more than a year, the result is one of the most complete biographies on Gaudí's work, both from an informative and visual point of view, which covers the life of the brilliant architect in great detail.

The book contains more than 150 historical images of Gaudí's personal and professional life, and includes illustrations, information about the period and original sketches of his creations.

In chronological order, the book carries out a detailed analysis of his life, his career, his architectonic style and the works that converted him into an internationally recognised architect. Due to its didactic character and photographic documentation work, this book unveils the life and work of Gaudí in an easy-to-read yet thorough way, offering a privileged look at the career of this brilliant architect.

Reviews

  • Susan Freeman (Italy)

    Susan Freeman (Italy)

    Nice book!

    Highly recommended!

  • Antonino Privitera (Italy)

    Antonino Privitera (Italy)

    high quality book

    The content is of a high quality and it is a very complete book.

  • Laura Parker (UK)

    Laura Parker (UK)

    Good purchase

    Very good books, to know Gaudí completely and the works he did

  • Cory Hansen (EEUU)

    Cory Hansen (EEUU)

    good book

    Very good book, the purchase was worth it.

  • Carole Bruyere (France)

    Carole Bruyere (France)

    Recommendable

    Highly recommendable. The information is very detailed, rigorous and it is a high quality book.

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Book Details

How is this book different to others?
This book is the first illustrated biography of Gaudí that exists on the market. Following an enormous task of photo documentation, carried out over a time span of more than a year, the result is one of the most complete biographies on Gaudí's work, both from an informative and visual point of view, which covers the life of the brilliant architect in great detail.



Who is the book for?
This Illustrated Biography of Antoni Gaudí is aimed at people interested in finding about the life of this internationally recognised genius. Due to its didactic character and photographic documentation work, it is a book suitable not only for experts but for those who have never read about the architect's life before.



What's inside the book?
Compared to other biographies on Gaudí, this book stands out for being a complete testimony of Gaudí's life, exploring both his personal and professional life. In chronological order, the book carried out a detailed analysis of his life, his career, his architectonic style and the works that converted him into an internationally recognised architect.



What's this book like?
This book has been published in a handy paperback size, in order that the reader can take it on their visits and enjoy reading it where they wish. The paper used to manufacture the book has been accredited with the PEFC certification, which guarantees sustainable forest management and respect for the environment.

Additional Information

  • Additional Information
  • Weight (g): 500
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Size (cm): 16,5 x 20,5
  • Author: Dosde
  • Pages: 0
  • Edition: Visual Edition
  • language
  • Catalan
  • Spanish
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Chinese
  • isbn
  • 978-84-9103-071-3
  • 978-84-9103-064-5
  • 978-84-9103-065-2
  • 978-84-9103-066-9
  • 978-84-9103-067-6
  • 978-84-9103-068-3
  • 978-84-9103-069-0
  • 978-84-9103-070-6
  • sku
  • 40-001-08
  • 40-001-00
  • 40-001-01
  • 40-001-02
  • 40-001-03
  • 40-001-04
  • 40-001-05
  • 40-001-07
Certifications
PEFC