You Will Know Them by Their Works

The Austrian military officer and mathematician, Andreas von Riedel, died in Paris on February 15th, 1837 at the age of 89 and was buried in the 8th Division of Montparnasse Cemetery. His friend, the architect Henri Labrouste (1801–1879), would take on the design of his tomb monument, the plan of which is shown here. Labrouste would … Continue reading You Will Know Them by Their Works

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