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Published by Weatherhill in New York .
Written in English



  • Philippines.


  • Locsin, Leandro.,
  • Architecture -- Philippines.

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Edition Notes

StatementNicholas Polites ; with a foreword by Fernando Zóbel ; photos. by Akio Kawasumi ; and visual presentation by Norio Ishiguro.
ContributionsPolites, Nicholas.
LC ClassificationsNA1529.L6 A4 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. :
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4535597M
ISBN 100834801299
LC Control Number77001441

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The Architecture of Leandro V. Locsin Aug Leandro Locsin combined monumental solidity with a graceful lyricism and has been celebrated ever since his first major commission was unveiled in Followers: K. This monograph presents the work of National Artist for Architecture Leandro V. Locsin ( - ). Merging Western and Asian influences, he is acclaimed for his works that incorporate traditional Filipino details with the universal language of modern architecture. With Cecilia he authored the coffee-table book “Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines” in Ten years later Nicholas Polites, an American writer-architect, published a book entitled “The Architecture of Leandro V. Locsin”. The December issue that year of Reader's Digest called him “Manila's Master Builder”. RKStudios. 72 likes. Welcome to RKStudios FB Creator Page where I post content regarding Art and Architecture. Enjoy!Followers:

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