Review article

Architecture as a text: the book by William Richard Lethaby "Architecture, Mysticism and Myth"

UDC: 

72.01

Pages: 

5-9

Annotation: 

The article describes the role of romantic tradition in the European architecture of the end of XIX - beginning of the XX century. The significant contribution of W. R. Lethaby to the formation of research tradition of architectural forms` symbolical value is emphasized.

Authors: 

Bolotin S. A. Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Goryunov V. S. Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Vaytens A. G. Saint-Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

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