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McKIM, Charles Follen

  • 1 McKim, Charles Follen

    (1847-1909) Макким, Чарлз Фоллен
    Архитектор. С 1878 совладелец ведущей архитектурной фирмы "Макким, Мид энд Уайт" [ McKim, Mead, and White]. Сторонник неоклассицизма в американской архитектуре. Проектировал Публичную библиотеку в Бостоне, застройку центральной части г. Вашингтона вокруг Капитолия [ Capitol], здания Колумбийского университета [ Columbia University] и Пенсильванского вокзала [ Pennsylvania Station] в г. Нью-Йорке

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  • McKim,Charles Follen — Mc·Kim (mə kĭmʹ), Charles Follen. 1847 1909. American architect who was a leading proponent of the neoclassic revival. His designs include those of the Boston Public Library (1887) and the Rhode Island state capitol (1892). * * * …   Universalium

  • McKim, Charles Follen — born Aug. 24, 1847, Chester County, Pa., U.S. died Sept. 14, 1909, St. James, Long Island, N.Y. U.S. architect. He was educated at Harvard University and in Paris at the École des Beaux Arts. In 1879 he joined William Rutherford Mead and Stanford …   Universalium

  • McKIM, Charles Follen — (1847 1909)    Charles McKim is one of the three architects of the famous firm McKim, Mead, and White, which did much to define monumental architecture at the turn of the century. Working mainly along the East Coast, the firm is credited with the …   Historical Dictionary of Architecture

  • McKim, Charles Follen — (24 ago. 1847, cond. de Chester, Pa., EE.UU.–14 sep. 1909, St. James, Long Island, N.Y.). Arquitecto estadounidense. Estudió en la Universidad de Harvard y en la École des Beaux Arts, en París. En 1879 se unió a William Rutherford Mead y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Charles Follen McKim — Charles Follen McKim. Portrait von Frances Benjamin Johnston. Charles Follen McKim (* 24. August 1847 in Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA; † 14. September 1909) war einer der prominentesten US amerikanischen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charles Follen McKim — Charles Follen McKim, en un retrato de Frances Benjamin Johnston. Charles Follen McKim (24 de agosto de 1847 14 de septiembre de 1909) fue uno de los más destacados arquitectos estadounidenses del Beaux Arts a finales del siglo XIX. Nació en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Charles Follen McKim — Charles Follen McKim, portrait by Frances Benjamin Johnston. Charles Follen McKim FAIA (August 24, 1847 – September 14, 1909) was an American Beaux Arts architect of the late 19th century. Along with Stanford White, he provided the architectural… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Follen McKim — (né le 24 août 1847 en Pennsylvanie décédé le 14 septembre 1909 à New York) était un architecte américain qui a étudié à l école des beaux arts de Paris …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Charles Follen McKim — noun United States neoclassical architect (1847 1909) • Syn: ↑McKim • Instance Hypernyms: ↑architect, ↑designer …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Charles — /chahrlz/, n. 1. (Prince of Edinburgh and of Wales) born 1948, heir apparent to the throne of Great Britain (son of Elizabeth II). 2. Ray (Ray Charles Robinson), born 1930, U.S. blues singer and pianist. 3. Cape, a cape in E Virginia, N of the… …   Universalium

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