William Burges

1827 - 1881

William Burges

William Burges (; 2 December 1827 – 20 April 1881) was an English architect and designer. Among the greatest of the Victorian art-architects, he sought in his work to escape from both nineteenth-century industrialisation and the Neoclassical architectural style and re-establish the architectural and social values of a utopian medieval England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Burges has received more than 204,422 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 342nd most popular architect.

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Among architects, William Burges ranks 342 out of 361Before her are Zivar bey Ahmadbeyov, Toros Toramanian, Walter Burley Griffin, Henry Hobson Richardson, Ferdinand Boberg, and Joseph Pickford. After her are Ron Arad, Denise Scott Brown, Max Taut, Charles Robert Cockerell, Alejandro Aravena, and Cass Gilbert.

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Among people born in 1827, William Burges ranks 45Before her are Jacques-Louis Soret, Nikolay Beketov, William Dwight Whitney, Petko Slaveykov, Pierre Tirard, and Charles Wolf.  Among people deceased in 1881, William Burges ranks 55Before her are Gustav Neumann, Robert Mallet, Aleksey Pisemsky, Florian Ceynowa, Ambrose Burnside, and Wilhelm Matthias Naeff. After her are John C. Pemberton and Sidney Lanier.

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