Louis Henry Sullivan

noun
United States architect known for his steel framed skyscrapers and for coining the phrase `form follows function' (1856-1924)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑architect, ↑designer

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  • Sullivan,Louis Henry — Sullivan, Louis Henry or Henri 1856 1924. American architect known for his early steel frame designs for skyscrapers and for his influential dictum “Form follows function.” * * * …   Universalium

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  • Sullivan, Louis — ▪ American architect Introduction in full  Louis Henry Sullivan  born September 3, 1856, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. died April 14, 1924, Chicago, Illinois  American architect, regarded as the spiritual father of modern American architecture… …   Universalium

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