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Brix, Michael

Overview
Works: 56 works in 175 publications in 4 languages and 2,056 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  Illustrated works  History  Guidebooks  Conference papers and proceedings  Directories  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other, Contributor, Redactor
Classifications: E169, 779.9973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Brix
Walker Evans, America by Walker Evans( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a dramatic collection of Evan's photographs taken during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Poignantly enduring images are presented in 142 duotones of want amidst plenty and hope amidst despair brought on by poverty and misfortune
The Baroque landscape : André Le Nôtre & Vaux le Vicomte by Michael Brix( Book )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"André Le Nôtre (1613-1700) was the greatest landscape architect in France, and his work for Louis XIV laid the groundwork for the baroque style in landscaping. He defined the essence of scientific, rationalist French landscape design - in counterpoint to which the more romantic, naturalistic English tradition later evolved - by basing his work on the state of the art in optics and perspective. The château and gardens at Vaux le Vicomte (approximately 30 miles south of Paris) were begun in 1653. They are the first great landscape designed by André Le Nôtre and mark the beginning of the baroque tradition in gardening. Many of the principles Le Nôtre tried and tested at Vaux were later employed to great acclaim at Versailles, which he designed at the height of his career" -- From book jacket
Niederbayern by Michael Brix( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nürnberg und Lübeck im 19. Jahrhundert : Denkmalpflege Stadtbildpflege Stadtumbau by Michael Brix( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in German and English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte allein ist zeitgemäss : Historismus in Deutschland by Michael Brix( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in German and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main-Donau-Kanal : Ersatzlandschaft im Altmühltal( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lübeck, die Altstadt als Denkmal : Zerstörung, Wiederaufbau, Gefahren, Sanierung( Book )

9 editions published in 1975 in German and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ehemaliger Landkreis Rehau und Stadt Selb : [Kurzinventar] by Michael Brix( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in German and English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der absolute Garten : André le Nôtre in Versailles by Michael Brix( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Alte Stadt, Denkmal oder Lebensraum? : die Sicht der mittelalterlichen Stadtarchitektur im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Callas : Aufführungen = performances by Michael Brix( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler by Georg Dehio( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bayern II: Niederbayern by Georg Dehio( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trabajos manuales para niños y mayores by Michael Brix( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many types of crafts with instructions and illustrations
André Le Nôtre magicien de l'espace : Tout commence à Vaux le Vicomte by Michael Brix( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est à Vaux le Vicomte, chez le surintendant Fouquet, que le futur jardinier de Louis XIV, Le Nôtre, utilise pour la première fois les jeux de perspectives et d'illusions optiques qui devaient bientôt définir son style. D'une façon claire et inédite, Michael Brix décrit et explicite dans cet ouvrage chacun des procédés nouveaux mis en oeuvre par le grand jardinier
Making things is fun by Michael Brix( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler by Georg Dehio( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler by Georg Dehio( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Baroque landscape : André Le Nôtre & Vaux le Vicomte
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Alternative Names
Brix, M. 1941-

Michael Brix deutscher Kunsthistoriker und Hochschullehrer

Michael Brix Duits kunsthistoricus

Michael Brix German art historian and university teacher

Michael Brix tysk professor

ブリックス, ミヒャエル

Languages
German (74)

English (23)

Spanish (12)

French (6)