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Aage Rafn

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

(1890–1953). Danish architect. One of the most accomplished of C20 Neo-Classicists, he designed the circular courtyard of Kampmann's Police Headquarters, Copenhagen (1919–24), and, with...

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Aalto, Hugo Alvar Henrik (1898–1976)

in The Oxford Companion to Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 1619 words.

(see modernism) He set up his practice in 1922, and contributed briefly but with distinction to the

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Aalto, Hugo Alvar Henrik (1898–1976)

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 351 words.

(1898–1976).

Finnish architect and highly-regarded C20 designer, he started his career as a Neo-Classicist in Jyväskylä (1923–7

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Aalto, Hugo Alvar Henrik (1898–1976)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 308 words.

he started as a *Neo-Classicist in Jyväskylä (1923–7), but, influenced by *CIAM and by Aino Marsio

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Aarne Adrian Ervi

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

 (1910–77) Finnish architect, who cleverly combined the use of modern materials and methods of construction with a concern for creating a natural relationship between buildings and their...

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Aaron’s rod

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 27 words.

1. Ornament in the form of a staff with budding leaves.

2. Rod with a serpent twined around it, not

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Aaron's rod

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 29 words.

1 Ornament in the form of a staff with budding leaves.

2 Ornamented rod with a serpent twined around it,

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Aaron's rod

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Ornament in the form of a staff with budding leaves.

2 Ornamented rod with a serpent twined around it, not to be confused with the caduceus.

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abaciscus

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 28 words.

1 Small abacus or abaculus.

2 Square border enclosing part or the entire pattern of a mosaic.

3

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abaciscus

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Small abacus or abaculus.

2 Square border enclosing part or the entire pattern of a mosaic.

3 Tessera or abaculus in a mosaic.

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