Henri Labrouste

1801 - 1875

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Pierre-François-Henri Labrouste (French: [pjɛʁ fʁɑ̃swa ɑ̃ʁi labrust]) (11 May 1801 – 24 June 1875) was a French architect from the famous École des Beaux-Arts school of architecture. After a six-year stay in Rome, Labrouste established an architectural training workshop, which soon became known for rationalism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Labrouste has received more than 103,276 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Henri Labrouste is the 178th most popular architect (down from 162nd in 2019), the 1,935th most popular biography from France (down from 1,697th in 2019) and the 25th most popular French Architect.

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Among architects, Henri Labrouste ranks 178 out of 424Before him are Pietro Lombardo, Gottfried Böhm, Fumihiko Maki, Juan de Herrera, Adolphe Appia, and Kisho Kurokawa. After him are Hans Poelzig, Mart Stam, Mikhail Eisenstein, Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, William Le Baron Jenney, and François Blondel.

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Among people born in 1801, Henri Labrouste ranks 23Before him are Archduchess Marie Caroline of Austria, Prince Charles of Prussia, Marie Laveau, Moritz von Jacobi, Immanuel Nobel, and Albert Lortzing. After him are Maria Theresa of Austria, Julius Plücker, Zénaïde Bonaparte, Vladimir Dal, Karl Baedeker, and Jean-Baptiste Boussingault. Among people deceased in 1875, Henri Labrouste ranks 28Before him are Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, Jacques Paul Migne, Guillaume Henri Dufour, Eduard Mörike, Duchenne de Boulogne, and Tristan Corbière. After him are Prince Adalbert of Bavaria, Infante Sebastian of Portugal and Spain, Prince Karl Theodor of Bavaria, Gabriel García Moreno, Frederick William, Elector of Hesse, and Friedrich Albert Lange.

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In France

Among people born in France, Henri Labrouste ranks 1,935 out of 5,234Before him are Jean Bodel (1165), Warda Al-Jazairia (1939), Augustin Thierry (1795), John Theophilus Desaguliers (1683), Henri d'Orléans, Duke of Aumale (1822), and Urbain Grandier (1590). After him are Duke Alexander of Württemberg (1771), Joseph Meister (1876), Henri Estienne (1528), Louise Henriette de Bourbon (1726), Benjamin Péret (1899), and Jean-Pierre Rampal (1922).

Among ARCHITECTS In France

Among architects born in France, Henri Labrouste ranks 25Before him are Philibert de l'Orme (1514), Tony Garnier (1869), Charlotte Perriand (1903), Paul Abadie (1812), Jacques-François Blondel (1705), and Jean Chalgrin (1739). After him are François Blondel (1618), Jean Prouvé (1901), Paul Andreu (1938), Quatremère de Quincy (1755), Robert de Cotte (1656), and Charles Percier (1764).