in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Architecture; 19th-Century Art. 4740 words.
(b Paris, Jan 27, 1814; d Lausanne, Sept 17, 1879).
French architect, restorer, designer and writer. He is one of the few architects whose name is known to the general...