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Luke Him Sau, Architect

China's Missing Modern

Luke Him Sau, Architect( )
Author: Denison, Edward
Ren, Guang Yu
ISBN:978-1-118-44899-1
Publication Date:May 2014
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Book Format:Ebook
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Book Description:

Luke Him Sau/Lu Qianshou (1904-1991) is best known internationally and in China as the architect of the iconic Bank of China Headquarters in Shanghai. One of the first Chinese students to be trained at the Architectural Association in London in the late 1920s, Luke's long, prolific and highly successful career in China and Hong Kong offers unique insights into an extraordinary period of Chinese political turbulence that scuppered the professional prospects and historical recognition...
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Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers
Biography & Autobiography / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional / Asian & Asian American
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.85 x 9.75 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds



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